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Eight measures appeared on the [[ballot]] in Missouri's 1998 General Election. Six measures were [[legislative referral|proposed by the legislature]], while two were citizen proposed [[initiative]]s. It was a successful election for sponsors and proponents, as 100% of the measures passed.  
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'''Ten measures''' appeared on the [[1998 ballot measures#Missouri|1998 ballot]] in [[Missouri]].
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* Two measures were on the April 7 ballot.
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* Eight measures were on the November 3 ballot.
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* Eight measures were {{lrcafull}}s, while two were citizen proposed [[initiative]]s.
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* All ten measures were approved.
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==On the ballot==
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===In the table below:===
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==See also==
*'''LCA''' stands for [[legislatively-referred constitutional amendment]]
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*'''ICA''' stands for citizen [[initiated constitutional amendment]]
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* [[1998 ballot measures]]
*'''ISS''' stands for citizen [[initiated state statute]]
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* [[List of Missouri ballot measures]]
 
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* [[Laws governing the initiative process in Missouri]]
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* [[Missouri signature requirements]]
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* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in Missouri]]
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! style="background-color:#cef2e0" | Initiative
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| [[Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment|LCA]] || [[Missouri Amendment 1 (1998)|Amendment 1]] || Election reform || Changes the deadline for submitting initiative petitions from four months prior to the election to six months prior || '''Passed'''
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| [[Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment|LCA]] || [[Missouri Amendment 2 (1998)|Amendment 2]] || Education ||  Allows school board to set operating levy no higher than $2.75 without a vote || '''Passed'''
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| [[Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment|LCA]] || [[Missouri Amendment 5 (1998)|Amendment 5]] || Local government || Directs the state treasurer to prepare a written investment policy for state funds || '''Passed'''
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| [[Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment|LCA]] || [[Missouri Amendment 6 (1998)|Amendment 6]]  || [[bond issue]] || Allows financing of municipal or joint sewer improvement project by issuance of revenue bonds || '''Passed'''
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| [[Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment|LCA]] || [[Missouri Amendment 7 (1998)|Amendment 7]] || Natural resources || Authorizes the State to issue bonds to fund distributions by the Missouri Clean Water Commission || '''Passed'''
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| [[Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment|LCA]] || [[Missouri Amendment 8 (1998)|Amendment 8]] || Civil law || Permits organizations recognized as charitable or religious under federal law to sponsor raffles and sweepstakes || '''Passed'''
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| [[initiated constitutional amendment|ICA]] || [[Missouri Amendment 9 (1998)|Amendment 9]] || Gambling || Permits gambling boats in moats on the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers || '''Passed'''
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| [[initiated state statute|ISS]] || [[Missouri Proposition A (1998)|Proposition A]] || Criminal justice/animal rights || Makes it a Class D felony to bait or fight animals || '''Passed'''
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==External links==
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* [http://www.sos.mo.gov/elections/ Missouri Secretary of State - Elections office]
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* [http://ipp.missouri.edu/files/ipp/attachments/19-2010_constitutional_amendments.pdf Missouri Legislative Academy - Initiative and Referendum 1910-2010]
  
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[[Category:Missouri 1998 ballot measures]]

Revision as of 22:09, 15 January 2012

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Ten measures appeared on the 1998 ballot in Missouri.

On the ballot

April 7

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 3 Taxes Limits the Kansas City board of education operating levy Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Bonds Limits the school district bonding capacity Approveda

November 3

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Direct Democracy Changes the deadline for submitting initiative petitions Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Taxes Allows school boards to set an operating levy no higher than $2.75 without a vote Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Admin of gov't Creates a written investment policy for state funds Approveda
LRCA Amendment 6 Bonds Finances municipal or joint sewer improvement projects by issuance of revenue bonds Approveda
LRCA Amendment 7 Bonds Authorizes the state to issue bonds to fund distributions by the Missouri Clean Water Commission Approveda
LRCA Amendment 8 Gambling Allows charitable or religious organizations to sponsor raffles and sweepstakes Approveda
CICA Amendment 9 Gambling Allows gambling boats on the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers Approveda
CISS Proposition A Animals Makes it a Class D felony to bait or fight animals Approveda

See also

External links