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HCS SJR 53 - Modifying Constitutional Reserve Fund - Key Vote

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Constitutional Amendment - Amendment Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Constitutional Amendment - Amendment Adopted (House) (55-42) - (Key vote)

Title: Modifying Constitutional Reserve Fund

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution that puts a constitutional amendment before the people to decrease maximum year-to-year increase in legislative spending from 12 percent to 6 percent, adjusting for inflation; as well as increasing the amount of surplus funds that can be deposited into the Constitutional Reserve Fund (Rainy Day Fund) from a balance equal to 10 percent of the General Revenue Fund to a balance equal to 15 percent of the General Revenue Fund. This bill also allows spending above the specified level when approved by three-fourths of the entire Legislature in a joint resolution.

Constitutional Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Modifying Constitutional Reserve Fund

Sponsors

  • Ted V. Fisher (OK - D) (Out Of Office)

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