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22 amendment(s) found [ Election date: September 13, 2003 ]

Session Bill Prop. Topic Outcome
78th R.S.   HJR 3  12 The constitutional amendment concerning civil lawsuits against doctors and health care providers, and other actions, authorizing the legislature to determine limitations on non-economic damages.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 16  13 The constitutional amendment to permit counties, cities and towns, and junior college districts to establish an ad valorem tax freeze on residence homesteads of the disabled and of the elderly and their spouses.     Adopted
78th R.S.   SJR 19  21 The constitutional amendment to permit a current or retired faculty member of a public college or university to receive compensation for service on the governing body of a water district.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 21  17 The constitutional amendment to prohibit an increase in the total amount of school district ad valorem taxes that may be imposed on the residence homestead of a disabled person.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 23  6 The constitutional amendment permitting refinancing of a home equity loan with a reverse mortgage.     Adopted
78th R.S.   SJR 25  5 The constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation travel trailers not held or used for the production of income.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 28  14 The constitutional amendment providing for authorization of the issuing of notes or the borrowing of money on a short-term basis by a state transportation agency for transportation-related projects, and the issuance of bonds and other public securities secured by the state highway fund.     Adopted
78th R.S.   SJR 30  4 The constitutional amendment relating to the provision of parks and recreational facilities by certain conservation and reclamation districts.     Adopted
78th R.S.   SJR 42  16 The constitutional amendment authorizing a home equity line of credit, providing for administrative interpretation of home equity lending law, and otherwise relating to the making, refinancing, repayment, and enforcement of home equity loans.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 44  7 The constitutional amendment to permit a six-person jury in a district court misdemeanor trial.     Adopted
78th R.S.   SJR 45  19 The constitutional amendment to repeal the authority of the legislature to provide for the creation of rural fire prevention districts.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 51  2 The constitutional amendment to establish a two-year period for the redemption of a mineral interest sold for unpaid ad valorem taxes at a tax sale.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 54  15 The constitutional amendment providing that certain benefits under certain local public retirement systems may not be reduced or impaired.     Adopted
78th R.S.   SJR 55  20 The constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds or notes not to exceed $250 million payable from the general revenues of the state to provide loans to defense-related communities, that will be repaid by the defense-related community, for economic development projects, including projects that enhance the military value of military installations.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 55  3 The constitutional amendment to authorize the legislature to exempt from ad valorem taxation property owned by a religious organization that is leased for use as a school or that is owned with the intent of expanding or constructing a religious facility.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 59  18 The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit a person to assume an office of a political subdivision without an election if the person is the only candidate to qualify in an election for that office.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 61  10 The constitutional amendment authorizing municipalities to donate surplus fire-fighting equipment or supplies for the benefit of rural volunteer fire departments.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 62  8 The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to permit a person to take office without an election if the person is the only candidate to qualify in an election for that office.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 68  1 The constitutional amendment authorizing the Veterans' Land Board to use assets in certain veterans' land and veterans' housing assistance funds to provide veterans homes for the aged or infirm and to make principal, interest, and bond enhancement payments on revenue bonds.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 68  9 The constitutional amendment relating to the use of income and appreciation of the permanent school fund.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 84  22 The constitutional amendment authorizing the appointment of a temporary replacement officer to fill a vacancy created when a public officer enters active duty in the United States armed forces.     Adopted
78th R.S.   HJR 85  11 A constitutional amendment to allow the legislature to enact laws authorizing and governing the operation of wineries in this state.     Adopted

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