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AB 5 - Requiring a Two-Thirds Vote in the Legislature for Tax Increases - Key Vote

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Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (57-36) - (Key vote)

Title: Requiring a Two-Thirds Vote in the Legislature for Tax Increases

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that requires a two-thirds majority in either house of the legislature in order to pass legislation that increases sales, income or franchise taxes.

Highlights:
-Specifies that this statute shall not apply in the case that a joint resolution passes the legislature requiring a statewide advisory referendum on the question of whether the legislature should authorize the specified tax increase if a majority of the voters approve such an increase (Sec. 1).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Requiring a Two-Thirds Vote in the Legislature for Tax Increases

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