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Sen. W.Stenehjem
Rep. Kretschmar
A concurrent resolution for the amendment of sections 1 and 5 of article V of the Constitution
of North Dakota, relating to the election of executive branch officers.
STATEMENT OF INTENT
This amendment provides that one-half of the elected state officials will be chosen by voters
in each election year. To start this arrangement, the governor and lieutenant governor,
treasurer, secretary of state, and tax commissioner will be elected for two-year terms in 2000
and thereafter will be elected to four-year terms.

01/20 Senate Introduced, first reading, referred Judiciary SJ 117

02/12 House Committee Hearing 03:00

02/12 Senate Committee Hearing 03:00

03/04 Senate Reported back amended, amendment poc y 007 n 000 SJ 646

03/05 Senate Laid over one legislative day SJ 650

03/06 Senate Amendment adopted, placed on calendar SJ 658

Second reading, passed as amended, yeas 032 nays 015 SJ 659

03/06 House Received from Senate HJ 822

03/07 House Introduced, first reading, referred Judiciary HJ 834

03/21 House Reported back amended, amendment poc y 011 n 000 HJ1025

03/24 House Amendment adopted, placed on calendar HJ1029

03/25 House Second reading, passed as amended, yeas 051 nays 045 HJ1055

Motion to reconsider failed HJ1056

03/26 House Reconsidered HJ1098

Second reading, failed to pass, yeas 030 nays 063 HJ1099

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