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| {{lrca}} || [[New Mexico Mid-Term Salary Increases, Amendment 1 (2008)|Mid-term Salary Increases]] || [[:Category:Administration of government|Admin of gov't]] || Allow for midterm salary increases for county officers || {{d}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[New Mexico School Board Amendment 2 (2008)|School Board Amendment]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns|Elections]] || Allow some school boards to have 9 members; allow voting for school board by mail-in ballot  || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[New Mexico Cabinet Secretary Confirmation Act, Amendment 3 (2008)|Cabinet Secretary Confirmation Act]] || [[:Category:Administration of government|Admin of gov't]] || Require confirmation of Cabinet Secretaries at the beginning of each term of a Governor  || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[New Mexico School Elections Act, Amendment 4 (2008)|School Elections]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns|Elections]] || Allow school elections to be held at the same time as non-partisan elections. || {{ap}}
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| {{lrca}}  || [[New Mexico Lieutenant Governor Vacancy Act, Amendment 5 (2008)|Lieutenant Governor Vacancy Act]] || [[:Category:Administration of government|Admin of gov't]] || Governor shall fill a Lt. Gov. vacancy by appointment with consent of  Senate. || {{ap}}
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| [[Bond issue|BI]] || [[New Mexico Bond Question 1 (2008)|Bond Question 1]] || [[:Category:Bond issues, New Mexico|Bond issues]] ||  $14,725,000 bond for senior citizen facility improvements || {{ap}}
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| [[Bond issue|BI]] || [[New Mexico Bond Question 2 (2008)|Bond Question 2]] || [[:Category:Bond issues, New Mexico|Bond issues]] ||  $11,019,000 for library acquisition || {{ap}}
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| [[Bond issue|BI]] || [[New Mexico Bond Question 3 (2008)|Bond Question 3]] || [[:Category:Bond issues, New Mexico|Bond issues]] ||  $57,925,000 for health facility improvements || {{ap}}
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| [[Bond issue|BI]] || [[New Mexico Bond Question 4 (2008)|Bond Question 4]] || [[:Category:Bond issues, New Mexico|Bond issues]] ||  $140,133,000 bond for higher ed and special ed enhancements || {{ap}}
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==See also==
 
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Revision as of 13:54, 16 September 2011

Five proposed constitutional amendments and four proposed bond issues appeared on the November 4, 2008 ballot in New Mexico. All of the ballot measures gained a spot on the ballot through the process of legislative referral.

National overview

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Elections Allow some school boards to have 9 members; allow voting for school board by mail-in ballot Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Admin of gov't Allow for midterm salary increases for county officers Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 3 Admin of gov't Require confirmation of Cabinet Secretaries at the beginning of each term of a Governor Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Elections Allow school elections to be held at the same time as nonpartisan elections. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Admin of gov't Governor shall fill a Lt. Gov. vacancy by appointment with consent of Senate. Approveda
BI Bond Question 1 Bond issues $14,725,000 bond for senior citizen facility improvements Approveda
BI Bond Question 2 Bond issues $11,019,000 for library acquisition Approveda
BI Bond Question 3 Bond issues $57,925,000 for health facility improvements Approveda
BI Bond Question 4 Bond issues $140,133,000 bond for higher ed and special ed enhancements Approveda

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