New Mexico Senior Citizen Facility Improvement Bonds, Bond Question A (2012)

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Bond Question A
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Type:legislatively-referred state statute
Referred by:New Mexico State Legislature
Topic:Bond issues
Status:Approveda
New Mexico Bond Question A was a legislatively-referred bond question on the November 6, 2012 ballot in the state of New Mexico, where it was approved.

The measure authorized bonds to make capital expenditures for certain senior citizen facility improvements. The bonds cannot exceed $10,335,000.

Election results

See also: 2012 ballot measure election results

The following are unofficial election results:

New Mexico Bond Question A (2012)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 416,513 62.45%
No250,48137.55%

Results via New Mexico Secretary of State as of 11/09/2012.

Text of the measure

Ballot language

The language that voters saw on the ballot read as follows:[1]

The 2012 Capital Projects General Obligation Bond Act authorizes the issuance and sale of senior citizen facility improvement, construction and equipment acquisition bonds. Shall the state be authorized to issue general obligation bonds in an amount not to exceed ten million three hundred thirty-five thousand dollars ($10,335,000) to make capital expenditures for certain senior citizen facility improvement, construction and equipment acquisition projects and provide for a general property tax imposition and levy for the payment of principal of, interest 8 on and expenses incurred in connection with the issuance of the bonds and the collection of the tax as permitted by law?

For ____________

Against ____________[2]

Support

No formal campaign in favor of the measure was identified by Ballotpedia.

Opposition

No formal campaign in opposition of the measure was identified by Ballotpedia.

Path to the ballot

According to Article XIX of the New Mexico Constitution, it takes a majority vote of all members of both houses of the New Mexico State Legislature to refer a proposed measure to the ballot.

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References

  1. New Mexico Secretary of State, "The 2012 General Election ballots shall contain the following language," accessed October 3, 2012
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.