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CACR1 - Requires Three-Fifths Majority for Tax Increases - Key Vote

New Hampshire Key Votes

John Burt voted Nay (Inexpedient to Legislate Vote) on this Constitutional Amendment.

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NOTE: AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION REQUIRES 3/5 MAJORITY APPROVAL IN EACH CHAMBER FOR PASSAGE. IT MUST THEN BE APPROVED BY 2/3 OF CITIZENS VOTING IN THE NEXT ELECTION TO BE ENACTED.

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Constitutional Amendment - "Inexpedient to Legislate" Vote Passed (House) (206-149) - (Key vote)

Title: Requires Three-Fifths Majority for Tax Increases

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to on a motion to declare a bill inexpedient to legislate that submits a constitutional amendment to the voters that requires a three-fifths majority vote in each legislative chamber to establish a new tax or license fee, increase a tax or license fee, or authorize the issuance of a bond.

Constitutional Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Requires Three-Fifths Majority for Tax Increases

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