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AJR 5 - Lottery Constitutional Amendment - Key Vote

Nevada Key Votes

Kelvin Atkinson voted Yea (Passage) on this Legislation-Joint Resolution.

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NOTE: AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION REQUIRES MAJORITY APPROVAL IN EACH CHAMBER IN TWO SUCCESSIVE SESSIONS. IT MUST THEN BE APPROVED BY A MAJORITY OF CITIZENS VOTING IN THE NEXT ELECTION TO BECOME ENACTED.

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Legislation-Joint Resolution - Resolution Sent To Committee (Senate) -
Legislation-Joint Resolution - Joint Resolution Passed (House) (29-13) - (Key vote)

Title: Lottery Constitutional Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a resolution proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to establish a lottery to provide a supplement to school funding.

Highlights:
- Grants the legislature the authority to establish and regulate a lottery - Prohibits the use of video lottery terminals - Directs the legislature to distribute proceeds from the lottery to school districts in “a fair and equitable manner”
Legislation-Joint Resolution - Introduced (House) -

Title: Lottery Constitutional Amendment

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