VIP 5.1.2: BallotMeasureContest

list: Return all proposals for upcoming elections.

retrieve: Return a specific proposal for an upcoming election.

GET /api/proposals/4694/
Allow: GET
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    "url": "",
    "id": 4694,
    "name": "Proposal 20-1",
    "description": "A proposed constitutional amendment to allow money from oil and gas mining on state-owned lands to continue to be collected in state funds for land protection and creation and maintenance of parks, nature areas, and public recreation facilities; and to describe how money in those state funds can be spent.\n\nThis proposed constitutional amendment would:\n\n• Allow the State Parks Endowment Fund to continue receiving money from sales of oil and gas from state-owned lands to improve, maintain and purchase land for State parks, and for Fund administration, until its balance reaches $800,000,000.\n\n• Require subsequent oil and gas revenue from state-owned lands to go into the Natural Resources Trust Fund.\n\n• Require at least 20% of Endowment Fund annual spending go toward State park improvement.\n\n• Require at least 25% of Trust Fund annual spending go toward parks and public recreation areas and at least 25% toward land conservation.\n\nShould this proposal be adopted?",
    "reference_url": ",_Use_of_State_and_Local_Park_Funds_Amendment_(2020)",
    "election": {
        "url": "",
        "id": 41,
        "name": "State General",
        "date": "2020-11-03",
        "date_humanized": "Tuesday, November 3rd",
        "description": "",
        "description_edit_url": "",
        "active": true,
        "reference_url": null
    "district": {
        "url": "",
        "id": 1427,
        "category": "State",
        "name": "Michigan"