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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]].
 
'''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]].
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===What will be on the ballot===
 
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==See also==
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* [[List of New Mexico ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of New Mexico ballot measures]]
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* [[Procedures for qualifying an initiative in New Mexico]]
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* [[Laws governing the initiative process in New Mexico]]
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* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in New Mexico]]
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==External links==
 
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*[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/displayContent.asp?id=17 New Mexico Bureau of Elections]
 
*[http://www.sos.state.nm.us/displayContent.asp?id=17 New Mexico Bureau of Elections]
 
* [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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{{New Mexico}}
 
{{New Mexico}}
 
[[Category:New Mexico ballot measures]]
 
[[Category:New Mexico ballot measures]]
 
[[Category:2008 ballot measures]]
 
[[Category:2008 ballot measures]]

Revision as of 01:54, 14 September 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


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