Louisiana Retirement Benefits, Amendment 5 (2012)
Revision as of 07:10, 20 August 2012 by EPrem
|Retirement Benefits Amendment|
|Referred by:||Louisiana State Legislature|
|Status:||On the ballot|
Text of measure
The official ballot text reads as follows:
Do you support an amendment to provide for the forfeiture of public retirement benefits by any public servant who is convicted of a felony associated with and committed during his public service?
Path to the 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.