The Arizona State Trust Land Amendment
will be on the November 6, 2012 general election
ballot in the state of Arizona
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
. The measure would authorizes the Arizona Legislature
to enact a process to exchange trust land if the exchange is related to protecting military installations and managing lands. The formal title of the bill was Senate Concurrent Resolution 1001.
Path to the ballot
A majority vote is required in the Arizona State Legislature to send a constitutional amendment to the ballot. Arizona is one of ten states that allow a referred amendment to go on the ballot after a majority vote in one session of the state's legislature.