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Here is a listing of the 2008 ballot measures in [[New Mexico]].  In the table below of ballot measures, '''"CR"''' stands for a [[Citizen referendum|Citizen Referendum]], '''"BI"''' for a [[Bond issue]] and '''"LR"''' for a [[Legislative referral]].
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'''Five proposed constitutional amendments''' will be on the November 4, 2008 ballot in [[New Mexico]].  All of the [[ballot measure]]s gained a spot on the ballot through the process of [[legislative referral]].
  
===2008===
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===What will be on the ballot===
'''At this time, there have been no veto referenda nor any legislatively-referred measures filed for New Mexico's 2008 ballot.'''
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| '''SJR-7''' || [[New Mexico Mid-Term Salary Increases (2008)|Mid-term Salary Increases]] || [[:Category: Administration of government|Administration of government]] || Allow for midterm salary increases for county officers || On ballot
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| '''SJR-6''' || [[New Mexico School Board Amendment (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  || On ballot
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| '''SJR-1''' || [[New Mexico Cabinet Secretary Confirmation Act (2008)|Cabinet Secretary Confirmation Act]] || [[:Category: Administration of government|Administration of government]] || Require confirmation of Cabinet Secretaries at the beginning of each term of a Governor  || On ballot
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| '''SJR-4''' || [[New Mexico School Elections Act (2008)|School Elections Act]] || [[:Category: Elections and campaigns|Elections]] || Allow school elections to be held at the same time as non-partisan elections. || On ballot
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| '''SJR-8''' || [[New Mexico Lieutenant Governor Vacancy Act (2008)|Lieutenant Governor Vacancy Act]] || [[:Category: Administration of government|Administration of government]] || In the case of a vacancy in the office of Lieutenant Governor, the Governor shall fill the vacany by appointment with the consent of the Senate. || On ballot
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==See also==
 
==See also==
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* [http://www.ncsl.org/programs/legismgt/elect/dbintro.htm Ballot Measures Database from the National Conference of State Legislatures]
 
* [http://www.ncsl.org/programs/legismgt/elect/dbintro.htm Ballot Measures Database from the National Conference of State Legislatures]
  
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Revision as of 07:52, 19 July 2008

Five proposed constitutional amendments will be 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.

What will be on the ballot

Authorization Title Subject Description Status
SJR-7 Mid-term Salary Increases Administration of government Allow for midterm salary increases for county officers On ballot
SJR-6 School Board Amendment Elections Allow some school boards to have 9 members; allow voting for school board by mail-in ballot On ballot
SJR-1 Cabinet Secretary Confirmation Act Administration of government Require confirmation of Cabinet Secretaries at the beginning of each term of a Governor On ballot
SJR-4 School Elections Act Elections Allow school elections to be held at the same time as non-partisan elections. On ballot
SJR-8 Lieutenant Governor Vacancy Act Administration of government In the case of a vacancy in the office of Lieutenant Governor, the Governor shall fill the vacany by appointment with the consent of the Senate. On ballot

See also

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