Proposal Number One, An Amendment
Authorizing Casino Gaming

The proposed amendment to section 9 of article 1 of the Constitution would allow the Legislature to
authorize up to seven casinos in New York State for the legislated purposes of promoting job growth,
increasing aid to schools, and permitting local governments to lower property taxes through revenues


generated. Shall the amendment be approved?   


                                              Sounds like the usual “oh, for the children” trick to legalize gambling!!!


Proposal Number Two, An Amendment

Additional Civil Service Credit for Veterans with Disabilities Certified Post-Appointment

The proposed amendment to section 6 of article 5 of the Constitution would entitle a veteran who has
received civil service credit for a civil service appointment or promotion and subsequently is certified
as disabled to additional civil service credit at a subsequent appointment or promotion. Shall the
proposed amendment be approved?

Proposal Number Three, An Amendment
Exclusion of Indebtedness Contracted for Sewage Facilities

The proposed amendment to Article 8, section 5 of the Constitution would extend for ten years, until
January 1, 2024, the authority of counties, cities, towns, and villages to exclude from their

constitutional debt limits indebtedness contracted for the construction or reconstruction of sewage

facilities. Shall the proposed amendment be approved?   WE are taxed to death? Where is the Money???


Proposal Number Four, An amendment
Settling Disputed Title in the Forest Preserve

The proposed amendment to section 1 of article 14 of the Constitution would authorize the
Legislature to settle longstanding disputes between the State and private entities over ownership
certain parcels of land in the town of Long Lake, Hamilton County. In exchange for giving up its claim
to disputed parcels, the State would get land to be incorporated into the forest preserve that would
benefit the forest preserve more than the disputed parcels currently do. Shall the proposed
amendment be approved?
 Do we really trust New York on anything???