BATON ROUGE, La. (KLFY) — Three of the four proposed amendments to the Louisiana Constitution were approved, and one was rejected by voters, in the Nov. 18 election.
Here are the results, winners in bold:
Amendment 1 – To clarify when the legislature can take up vetoed bills when they have begun a different session from which the bill originated.
- Yes- 61%
- No- 39%
Amendment 2 – Cleaning up empty or unused funds from the state constitution.
- Yes- 55%
- No- 45%
Amendment 3 – Creates an additional property tax exemption for first responders.
- Yes- 53%
- No- 47%
Amendment 4 – Placing strict parameters on when the legislature can use the state’s Revenue Stabilization Trust Fund.
- Yes- 44%
- No- 56%
Results are complete but unofficial until certified by the Secretary of State.