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HJR 1092 - Authorizes School Districts To Issue Bonds For Improvements in Building Safety - Key Vote

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Constitutional Amendment - Conference Report Rejected (Senate) (16-25) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes School Districts To Issue Bonds For Improvements in Building Safety

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that submits a constitutional amendment to the voters that authorizes school districts to pursue bonds for improvements in building safety.

Highlights:

Project Vote Smart staff and volunteers have provided this synopsis based on an initial review of the text and voting record of HJR 1092. We will continue to analyze the contents of this bill and will have more information available as soon as possible.

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Constitutional Amendment - Conference Report Adopted (House) (51-39) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes School Districts To Issue Bonds For Improvements in Building Safety

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that submits a constitutional amendment to the voters that authorizes school districts to pursue bonds for improvements in building safety.

Highlights:

Project Vote Smart staff and volunteers have provided this synopsis based on an initial review of the text and voting record of HJR 1092. We will continue to analyze the contents of this bill and will have more information available as soon as possible.

For further status information, call the Voter's Research Hotline at 1-888-VOTE-SMART (1-888-868-3762)

Note:

NOTE: THIS VOTE RECONSIDERS A PREVIOUS VOTE.

Constitutional Amendment - Conference Report Rejected (House) (34-61) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes School Districts To Issue Bonds For Improvements in Building Safety

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt a conference report that submits a constitutional amendment to the voters that authorizes school districts to pursue bonds for improvements in building safety.

Highlights:

Project Vote Smart staff and volunteers have provided this synopsis based on an initial review of the text and voting record of HJR 1092. We will continue to analyze the contents of this bill and will have more information available as soon as possible.

For further status information, call the Voter's Research Hotline at 1-888-VOTE-SMART (1-888-868-3762)

Constitutional Amendment - Concurrence Vote Failed (House) -
Constitutional Amendment - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (33-12) -
Constitutional Amendment - Amendment Adopted (House) (65-28) - (Key vote)

Title: Authorizes School Districts to Issue Bonds for Improvements in Building Safety

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a joint resolution that submits a constitutional amendment to the voters that authorizes school districts to pursue bonds for improvements in building safety.

Highlights:
  • Authorizes a school district to issue bonds to acquire, construct, maintain, or improve facilities for personal safety if 3/5 of the school district’s voters in the election approve the issuance of bonds (Sec. 1).
  • Authorizes the school district to increase the district’s total indebtedness above 10 percent of the net assessed valuation of the school district for the provisions of this bill (Sec. 1).
  • Prohibits a school district from issuing any additional bonds if the indebtedness incurred from the provisions of this bill increase the school district’s total debt over 10 percent of net assessed valuation of the school district until the school district’s total indebtedness is below 10 percent of the school district’s net assessed value (Sec. 1). 
  • Prohibits a school district from submitting a question to the voters pursuant to the provisions of this bill more than 1 time and no later than November 4, 2019 (Sec. 1).
Note:

NOTE: A PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT CAN BE PLACED ON THE BALLOT BY A MAJORITY VOTE OF BOTH CHAMBERS ON A JOINT RESOLUTION. IT MUST BE APPROVED BY A MAJORITY OF CITIZENS VOTING IN ORDER TO BECOME EFFECTIVE.

Constitutional Amendment - Introduced (House) -

Title: Authorizes School Districts to Issue Bonds for Improvements in Building Safety

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