Missouri Budget Reserve Fund, Amendment 1 (2000)

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The Missouri Budget Reserve Fund Amendment, also known Amendment 1, was on the November 7, 2000 ballot in Missouri as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure created a budget reserve fund in the state treasury to provide an operating reserve for use by the governor when there is a budget emergency due to disaster or revenues falling below estimates.[1][2]

Election results

Missouri Amendment 1 (2000)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,223,284 59.16%
No844,30340.84%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

Text of measure

The question on the ballot appeared as:[2]

Shall a budget reserve fund be created in the state treasury to provide an operating reserve for use by the governor with 2/3 approval by the legislature when there is a budget emergency due to disaster or revenues falling below revenue estimates?

The estimated fiscal impact of this proposed measure on state and local governments is $0. [3]

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