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}}{{tnr}} The '''Georgia Multi-Year Rental Agreements Amendment''' is on the [[Georgia 2012 ballot measures|November 2012 ballot]] in Georgia as a {{lrcafull}}.  The measure would give the State Properties Commission the authority to enter into multiyear lease agreements.<ref name="status">[http://www.legis.ga.gov/legislation/en-US/Display/20112012/SB/37 SB 37 (status and summary)]</ref>
 
}}{{tnr}} The '''Georgia Multi-Year Rental Agreements Amendment''' is on the [[Georgia 2012 ballot measures|November 2012 ballot]] in Georgia as a {{lrcafull}}.  The measure would give the State Properties Commission the authority to enter into multiyear lease agreements.<ref name="status">[http://www.legis.ga.gov/legislation/en-US/Display/20112012/SB/37 SB 37 (status and summary)]</ref>
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==Text of measure==
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The official ballot text reads as follows:<ref>[http://www.sos.ga.gov/elections/ConstitutionalAmendmentsForNovember2012.pdf ''Georgia Secretary of State'',"Amendment 2," retrieved September 27, 2012]</ref>
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<blockquote>''Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to provide for a reduction in the state's operating costs by allowing the General Assembly to authorize certain state agencies to enter into multiyear rental agreements?''<br/><br/>
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<b>( ) YES</b><br/>
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<b>( ) NO</b></blockquote>
  
 
==Path to the ballot==
 
==Path to the ballot==

Revision as of 10:02, 27 September 2012

Multi-Year Rental Agreements Amendment
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Type:Constitutional amendment
Constitution:Georgia Constitution
Referred by:Georgia Legislature
Topic:Admin of gov't
Status:On the ballot
The Georgia Multi-Year Rental Agreements Amendment is on the November 2012 ballot in Georgia as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment. The measure would give the State Properties Commission the authority to enter into multiyear lease agreements.[1]

Text of measure

The official ballot text reads as follows:[2]

Shall the Constitution of Georgia be amended so as to provide for a reduction in the state's operating costs by allowing the General Assembly to authorize certain state agencies to enter into multiyear rental agreements?

( ) YES

( ) NO

Path to the ballot

See also: How the Georgia Constitution is amended

The amendment required approval on a two-thirds vote by both the State House and State Senate.

On March 29, 2012, the Georgia State Senate voted 50-0 in approval of the proposed measure. The measure was then signed by the governor and passed on to the ballot on May 2, 2012.[1]

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