The Louisiana University Tuition Amendment may appear on the November 6, 2012 statewide ballot in Louisiana as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment. If enacted, the measure would protect the state medicaid trust fund from budget cuts, according to reports. The measure was sent to the ballot during the 2012 state legislative session.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Louisiana legislatively-referred constitutional amendments
If two-thirds of the members of both houses of the Louisiana State Legislature voted in the affirmative, a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment could be placed on the statewide ballot.