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CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS

(P) Passed (F) Failed (V) Vetoed (I) Incoporated into other legislation
(CD) Carried over from 2002 session but died in committee on or before December 9th


Constitutional amendment; appropriate public funds to Virginia students and parents (first reference). Amending Section 10 of Article VIII. (Patron-Lingamfelter, HJR 545 (F); Amundson, HJR 658 (F))
Constitutional amendment; assessment of real property (first reference). Amending Section 2 of Article X. (Patron-Miller, K.G., SJR 70 (CD); Reynolds, SJR 311 (F))
Constitutional amendment; change in constitutional requirements for county and city officers (first reference). Amending Section 4 of Article VII. (Patron-Gear, HJR 701 (F))
Constitutional amendment; changes in length of regular sessions (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article IV. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SJR 429 (F))
Constitutional amendment; collection and disposition of State revenues (first reference). Amending Section 7 of Article X. (Patron-Pollard, HJR 755 (F))
Constitutional amendment; effective dates of legislative and congressional redistricting (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article II. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 417 (Chapter 957))
Constitutional amendment; election of Lieutenant Governor (first reference). Amending Section 13 of Article V. (Patron-Cole, HJR 557 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of Health Care Trust Fund (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 556 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of one or more special nonreverting funds (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-O’Brien, SJR 302 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of Public Education Trust Fund (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 569 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of Public Safety Trust Fund (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 555 (F))
Constitutional amendment; establishment of special funds by General Assembly (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Norment, SJR 353 (F))
Constitutional amendment; exempts certain motor vehicles from state and local taxation (first reference). Amending Sections 4 and 6 of Article X. (Patron-Watts, HJR 126 (CD); Watts, HJR 630 (F))
Constitutional amendment; exempts motor vehicles and boats from local taxation (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article X. (Patron-Colgan, SJR 51 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; exempts taxation of certain motor vehicles and provides for distribution of individual income tax to local governments (first reference). Amending Sections 4 and 6 of Article X. (Patron-Byron, HJR 117 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; Governor’s succession to office (first reference). Amending Section 16 of Article V. (Patron-Putney, HJR 641 (Chapter 959))
Constitutional amendment; Governor’s term of office (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article V. (Patron-Purkey, HJR 1 (CD); Purkey, HJR 515 (F))
Constitutional amendment; Highway Maintenance and Operating Fund, and Transportation Trust Fund continued (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-McDonnell, HJR 645 (F); Black, HJR 711 (I) See HJR645)
Constitutional amendment; increases amount of Revenue Stabilization Fund (“rainy day” fund) (first reference). Amending Section 8 of Article X. (Patron-Rerras, SJR 427 (F))
Constitutional amendment; limit on appropriations (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Saxman, HJR 760 (I) See HJR592; Cuccinelli, SJR 362 (F))
Constitutional amendment; limit on general fund appropriations (first reference). Adding Section 8-A in Article X. (Patron-Ware, HJR 144 (CD); Ware, HJR 577 (I) See HJR592)
Constitutional amendment; limits annual spending and requires Governor to submit annual Budget Bill (first reference). Amending Section 5 of Article V and Section 8 of Article X. (Patron-Newman, SJR 361 (F))
Constitutional amendment; limits annual spending (first reference). Amending Section 8 of Article X. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 558 (I) See HJR592; Purkey, HJR 585 (I) See HJR592; McDonnell, HJR 644 (I) See HJR592; Hugo, HJR 758 (I) See HJR592)
Constitutional amendment; payment of sales and use taxes in advance of collection (first reference). Amending Section 7 of Article X. (Patron-Saxman, HJR 656 (F))
Constitutional amendment; postponement of elections due to an emergency (first reference). Adding Section 10 in Article II. (Patron-O’Brien, HJR 96 (CD); Bolling, SJR 40 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; powers of certain counties (first reference). Amending Section 3 of Article VII. (Patron-Byrne, SJR 326 (F))
Constitutional amendment; powers of Governor to veto (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article V. (Patron-Cuccinelli, SJR 399 (F))
Constitutional amendment; property segregated for local taxation (first reference). Amending Section 4 of Article X. (Patron-Almand, HJR 146 (CD); Whipple, SJR 92 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; Redistricting Commission created (first reference). Amending Section 6 of Article II and Sections 2 and 3 of Article IV. (Patron-Shuler, HJR 634 (F); Barlow, HJR 652 (F); Deeds, SJR 281 (F))
Constitutional amendment; reducing maximum amount of permissible obligation state debt (first reference). Amending Section 9 of Article X. (Patron-Saxman, HJR 655 (F))
Constitutional amendment; refund to taxpayers of surplus revenue (first reference). Amending Section 8 of Article X. (Patron-Purkey, HJR 522 (I) See HJR592)
Constitutional amendment; requires Governor to submit annual Budget Bill (first reference). Amending Section 5 of Article V. (Patron-Callahan, HJR 592 (F))
Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for felons (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article II. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HJR 16 (CD); Moran, HJR 635 (Chapter 958); Miller, Y.B., SJR 10 (CD); Miller, Y.B., SJR 283 (Chapter 956))
Constitutional amendment; restoration of civil rights for non-violent felons (first reference). Amending Section 1 of Article II. (Patron-Jones, J.C., HJR 17 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; school board authority (first reference). Amending Section 7 of Article VIII. (Patron-Hamilton, HJR 570 (F))
Constitutional amendment; state and local funding for public education (first reference). Amending Section 2 of Article VIII. (Patron-Scott, HJR 598 (F))
Constitutional amendment; state and local support of Standards of Quality in public schools (first reference). Amending Section 2 of Article VIII. (Patron-Plum, HJR 700 (F); Saslaw, SB 1067 (F); Saslaw, SJR 418 (F))
Constitutional amendment; taxing powers to school boards for educational program in its district (first reference). Amending Section 7 of Article VIII. (Patron-Stump, HJR 131 (CD))
Constitutional amendment; Transportation Trust Fund to be a permanent fund (first reference). Adding Section 7-B in Article X. (Patron-Marshall, R.G., HJR 551 (I) See HJR645; Albo, HJR 590 (I) See HJR645; Hugo, HJR 746 (I) See HJR645; O’Brien, SJR 301 (F))
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