The power to propose the revision or amendment of any portion or portions of this
constitution by initiative is reserved to the people, provided that, any such revision
or amendment, except for those limiting the power of government to raise revenue,
shall embrace but one subject and matter directly connected therewith. It may be invoked by filing with the custodian of state records a petition containing
a copy of the proposed revision or amendment, signed by a number of electors in each
of one half of the congressional districts of the state, and of the state as a whole,
equal to eight percent of the votes cast in each of such districts respectively and
in the state as a whole in the last preceding election in which presidential electors
FindLaw Codes may not reflect the most recent version of the law in your jurisdiction. Please verify the status of the code you are researching with the state legislature or via Westlaw before relying on it for your legal needs.
Was this helpful?
Response sent, thank you
Welcome to FindLaw's Cases & Codes
A free source of state and federal court opinions, state laws, and the United States Code. For more information about the legal concepts addressed by these cases and statutes, visit FindLaw's Learn About the Law.