SJR 47

  • Oregon Senate Joint Resolution
  • 2017 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Jun 12, 2017
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Proposing amendment to Oregon Constitution relating to use of excess revenue.


Proposes amendment to Oregon Constitution that establishes Personal Investment in Education Fund in State Treasury, and directs that moneys determined to be excess revenues under excess revenue "kicker" process be deposited in fund rather than refunded to personal income taxpayers. Dedicates fund moneys to kindergarten through grade 12 education. Establishes three-fifths majority vote in each house of Legislative Assembly in order to appropriate moneys in fund. Refers proposed amendment to people for their approval or rejection at special election held on same date as next primary election.

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Jul 08, 2017

Oregon Legislative Assembly

In committee upon adjournment.

Jun 13, 2017

Oregon Legislative Assembly

Referred to Rules.

Jun 12, 2017

Oregon Legislative Assembly

Introduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

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