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Rensselaer County Ballot
Information for the County of Rensselaer
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November 3, 2009 Election
- Proposition 1
Amendment to section 1 of article 14 of the State Constitution
- Amendment to section 1 of article 14 of the Constitution, in relation to the use of certain forest preserve lands by National Grid to construct a 46 kV power line along State Route 56 in St. Lawrence County.
The proposed amendment would authorize the Legislature to convey up to six acres of forest preserve land along State Route 56 in St. Lawrence County to National Grid for construction of a power line. In exchange, National Grid would convey to the State at least 10 acres of forest land in St. Lawrence County, to be incorporated into the forest preserve. The land to be conveyed by National Grid to the State must be at least equal in value to the land conveyed to National Grid by the State. Shall the proposed amendment be approved?
- Proposition 2
Amendment to article 3 of the Constitution
- Amendment to article 3 of the Constitution, in relation to authorizing the Legislature to allow prisoners to voluntarily perform work for nonprofit organizations.
The proposed amendment would authorize the Legislature to pass legislation to permit imates in state and local correctional facilities to perform work for nonprofit organizations. Shall the proposed amendment be approved?
The order of the contests and candidates on this ballot representation is NOT necessarily the same as your county's official ballot.
If you print and mark your choices on this page and take it to the polls instead of an official sample ballot, be very careful.
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