Minnesota Motor Vehicle Sales Tax, Amendment 1 (2006)
The Minnesota Motor Vehicle Sales Tax Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 7, 2006 ballot in Minnesota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure dedicated the motor vehicle sales tax to highways and public transportation.
|Minnesota Amendment 1 (2006)|
Election results via: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot said:
|“||Shall the Minnesota Constitution be amended to dedicate revenue from a tax on the sale of new and used motor vehicles over a five-year period, so that after June 30, 2011, all of the revenue is dedicated at least 40 percent for public transit assistance and not more than 60 percent for highway purposes?||”|
The full text of the measure can be read here.
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- Minnesota Legislative Reference Library, "State Constitutional Amendments Considered," accessed July 15, 2014
- Minnesota Legislative Reference Library, "Chapter 88," accessed July 15, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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