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Results of state amendment proposals

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Amendment-State 1 - Gambling Statewide Casino Gamblng

Yes - 57 percent

No - 43 percent

Proposition One to amend the New York State Constitution was approved by voters Tuesday bringing Las Vegas-style casinos to the state. READ MORE

 

Amendment-State 2 - Veterans Civil Service Points

Yes - 84 percent

No - 16 percent

 

Amendment-State 3 - Sewage Debt Debt Limits Sewage

Yes - 62 percent

No - 38 percent

New York voters have approved a proposition that allows local governments to borrow beyond their legal debt limits for another 10 years to accommodate sewer facility projects. READ MORE

 

Amendment-State 4 - Land Dispute Settlement

Yes - 72 percent

No - 28 percent

New York voters have approved a proposition to give up the state's claim to the property of 216 private and public landowners in the Hamilton County hamlet of Raquette Lake. READ MORE

 

Amendment-State 5 - Land Exchange Adirondacks

Yes - 53 percent

No - 47 percent

New York voters have approved a proposal for an Adirondack mineral company to expand its Essex County pit mine onto 200 acres of state-owned land in exchange for 1,500 acres elsewhere. READ MORE

 

Amendment-State 6 - State Judiciary Retirement Age

Yes - 39 percent

No - 61 percent

Judges won't remain on the state's highest court and principal trial courts until 80 years old after voters rejected a referendum to raise the age limit a decade. READ MORE

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