South Carolina 2008 ballot measures

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Three legislatively-referred constitutional amendments appeared on the November 4, 2008 ballot in South Carolina, one of which was approved by voters.

November 2008 Elections Results

Type Title Subject Description Outcome
LR South Carolina Amendment 1 Age of Consent Deletes the current provision in the constitution that no unmarried woman shall legally consent to sexual intercourse who has not attained the age of fourteen. Approved
LR South Carolina Amendment 2 Post-employment fund investment Funds of any trust fund established by law for the funding of post-employment benefits for state employees may be invested and reinvested in equity securities. Defeated
LR South Carolina Amendment 3 Fund investment Funds of any political subdivision of the state that have been set aside for the funding of post-employment benefits for the political subdivision's employees may be invested or reinvested in equity securities. Defeated

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