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?
like the usual “oh, for the children” trick to legalize gambling!!!
Proposal Number Two, An Amendment
Additional Civil Service Credit for Veterans with Disabilities
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
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
debt limits indebtedness contracted for the construction or
reconstruction of sewage
facilities. Shall the proposed amendment be approved?
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
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?
we really trust New York on anything???