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The legislatively-referred constitutional amendment required a two-thirds vote from members of both houses of the [[Louisiana State Legislature]] to be placed on the statewide ballot.
 
The legislatively-referred constitutional amendment required a two-thirds vote from members of both houses of the [[Louisiana State Legislature]] to be placed on the statewide ballot.
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.legis.state.la.us/billdata/streamdocument.asp?did=808309 House Bills 674 (text)]
 
  
 
==See also==
 
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* [[2012 ballot measures]]
 
* [[2012 ballot measures]]
 
* [[Louisiana 2012 ballot measures]]
 
* [[Louisiana 2012 ballot measures]]
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==External links==
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* [http://www.legis.state.la.us/billdata/streamdocument.asp?did=808309 House Bills 674 (text)]
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==Additional reading==
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* [http://www.thetowntalk.com/article/20121014/OPINION/121012048/-1/rss01?nclick_check=1 ''TheTownTalk.com'' "Our View: Louisiana ballot measures need scrutiny by voters," October 14, 2012]
  
 
==References==
 
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Business Property Tax Exemption Amendment
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Type:Constitutional amendment
Constitution:Louisiana Constitution
Referred by:Louisiana State Legislature
Topic:Taxes
Status:On the ballot
The Louisiana Business Property Tax Exemption Amendment will appear on the November 6, 2012 statewide ballot in Louisiana as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment. If enacted, the measure would allow local governments to opt-in to property tax exemptions for non-manufacturing businesses that meet certain criteria. The measure was sent to the ballot by the Louisiana Legislature on June 4, 2012.

Text of measure

The official ballot text reads as follows:[1]

Do you support an amendment to authorize the granting of ad valorem tax exemption contracts by the Board of Commerce and Industry for businesses located in parishes which have chosen to participate in a program established for the granting of such contracts?

Path to the ballot

See also: Louisiana legislatively-referred constitutional amendments

The legislatively-referred constitutional amendment required a two-thirds vote from members of both houses of the Louisiana State Legislature to be placed on the statewide ballot.

See also

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External links

Additional reading

References