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Tennessee measures scheduled for 2014 ballot

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June 14, 2013


By Ballotpedia staff

NASHVILLE, Tennessee: A total of three statewide ballot measures are certified to appear on the 2014 ballot in Tennessee, as of June. Statewide measures are not scheduled to appear on the odd-year 2013 ballot.

In order to qualify for the ballot, the Tennessee General Assembly must approve a proposed amendment in two successive sessions. In the second such session, the proposed amendment must earn 2/3rds approval. It only requires a majority approval in the first session.

Measures currently certified for the ballot:

Type Title Subject Description
LRCA Abortion Amendment Abortion Whether there should be a "fundamental right" to abortion
LRCA Judicial Selection Amendment State judiciary Amends the judicial selection process
LRCA Income Tax Amendment Taxes Clarifies the prohibition of an income tax and a payroll tax

See also