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| {{lrca}} || [[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 || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}} || [[Missouri Amendment 1 (1998)|Amendment 1]] || Election reform || Change in deadline for submitting initiative petitions || {{ap}}
  
 
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 2 (1998)|Amendment 2]] || Education ||  Allows school board to set operating levy no higher than $2.75 without a vote || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 2 (1998)|Amendment 2]] || Education ||  School boards to set operating levy no higher than $2.75 without a vote || {{ap}}
  
 
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 5 (1998)|Amendment 5]] || Local government || Directs the state treasurer to prepare a written investment policy for state funds || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 5 (1998)|Amendment 5]] || Local government || Written investment policy for state funds || {{ap}}
  
 
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 6 (1998)|Amendment 6]]  || [[Bond issue]] || Allows financing of municipal or joint sewer improvement project by issuance of revenue bonds || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 6 (1998)|Amendment 6]]  || [[Bond issue]] || Financing of municipal or joint sewer improvement project by issuance of revenue bonds || {{ap}}
  
 
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 7 (1998)|Amendment 7]] || Natural resources || Authorizes the State to issue bonds to fund distributions by the Missouri Clean Water Commission || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 7 (1998)|Amendment 7]] || Natural resources || State bonds to fund distributions by the Missouri Clean Water Commission || {{ap}}
  
 
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 8 (1998)|Amendment 8]] || Civil law || Permits organizations recognized as charitable or religious under federal law to sponsor raffles and sweepstakes || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[Missouri Amendment 8 (1998)|Amendment 8]] || Civil law || Charitable or religious organizations allowed to sponsor raffles and sweepstakes || {{ap}}
  
 
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| {{ica}} || [[Missouri Amendment 9 (1998)|Amendment 9]] || Gambling || Permits gambling boats in moats on the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers || {{ap}}
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| {{ica}} || [[Missouri Amendment 9 (1998)|Amendment 9]] || Gambling || Gambling boats in moats on the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers || {{ap}}
  
 
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| {{iss}} || [[Missouri Proposition A (1998)|Proposition A]] || Criminal justice/animal rights || Makes it a Class D felony to bait or fight animals || {{ap}}
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| {{iss}} || [[Missouri Proposition A (1998)|Proposition A]] || Criminal justice/animal rights || Class D felony to bait or fight animals || {{ap}}
 
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Revision as of 00:24, 21 November 2009

Eight measures appeared on the ballot in Missouri's 1998 General Election. Six measures were proposed by the legislature, while two were citizen proposed initiatives. It was a successful election for sponsors and proponents, as 100% of the measures passed.

In the table below:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Election reform Change in deadline for submitting initiative petitions Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Education School boards to set operating levy no higher than $2.75 without a vote Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Local government Written investment policy for state funds Approveda
LRCA Amendment 6 Bond issue Financing of municipal or joint sewer improvement project by issuance of revenue bonds Approveda
LRCA Amendment 7 Natural resources State bonds to fund distributions by the Missouri Clean Water Commission Approveda
LRCA Amendment 8 Civil law Charitable or religious organizations allowed to sponsor raffles and sweepstakes Approveda
CICA Amendment 9 Gambling Gambling boats in moats on the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers Approveda
CISS Proposition A Criminal justice/animal rights Class D felony to bait or fight animals Approveda

See also