Michigan State Officer Compensation Amendment, Proposal 1 (August 2002)

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Michigan State Officer Compensation Amendment, Proposal 1 (August 2002) was on the August 06, 2002 primary election ballot in Michigan as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.

Election results

Proposal 1 (State Officer Compensation Amendment)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,057,503 72.3%
No404,68227.7%

Official results via: The Michigan Secretary of the State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

The proposed constitutional amendment would:

1. Add Attorney General and Secretary of State to list of state officials whose salaries and expense allowances are determined by the SOCC. The list currently includes the State Legislature, Governor, Lieutenant Governor and Supreme Court Justices.

2. Require the legislature to approve by majority vote any salary and expense allowance determinations proposed by the SOCC before determinations go into effect. Currently, the SOCC's determinations go into effect unless rejected by a 2/3 vote of legislature.

3. Allow legislature to reduce compensation increases proposed by the SOCC.

4. Provide that the SOCC's salary and expense determinations would take effect after the next general election.

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