Ballot Measures


ALASKA BALLOT MEASURE NO. 13SB21;
State Net ID: AK 1 2014
Title: Repeal Senate Bill 21
Summary: Provides that voters are asked to approve or reject a lawrelates to appropriations from taxes paid under the Net Income Tax Act; provides a tax credit against the corporation income tax for qualified oil and gas service industry expenditures; relates to the oil and gas production tax rate, monthly installment payments, credit for certain losses, annual statements by producers.

Status: 10/25/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 08/19/2014
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ALABAMA STATEWIDE AMENDMENT TBA; ACT 2013-269 - SB 4
State Net ID: AL 1 2014
Title: American and Alabama Laws for Alabama Courts Amendment
Summary: Prevents state from recognizing foreign or any other laws that violate state's public policy or rights of state's citizens.

Status: 05/21/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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ARKANSAS ISSUE NO. 1; 2013 SJR 7
State Net ID: AR 1 2014
Title: Legislative Approval of State Agency Rules Amendment
Summary: Proposes a constitutional amendment to include legislative review and approval of changes to state agencies' administrative rules.

Status: 04/16/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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ARKANSAS ISSUE NO. 3; 2013 HJR 1009
State Net ID: AR 2 2014
Title: Elected Officials Reform
Summary: Amends the State Constitution; prohibits members of the general assembly and certain elected constitutional officers from accepting gifts from lobbyists or setting their own salaries and the salaries of elected officers, justices, and judges; establishes an independent citizens commission for certain purposes; relates to term limits, contributions from corporations and lobbyist registration.

Status: 04/19/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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ARKANSAS ISSUE NO. 2; 2013 SJR 16
State Net ID: AR 3 2014
Title: Ballot Measure Signature Requirements Amendment
Summary: Proposes an amendment to Article 5, Section 1, of the Constitution concerning initiative and referendum; provides certain requirements for the correction or amendment of insufficient state-wide petitions.

Status: 04/19/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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ARIZONA PROPOSITION TBA; 2013 SCR 1016
State Net ID: AZ 1 2014
Title: State Sovereignty Amendment
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the State Constitution; relates to the rejection of unconstitutional federal actions; provides that the State may exercise its sovereign authority to restrict the actions of its personnel and the use of its financial resources to purposes that are consistent with the Constitution.

Status: 05/14/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION TBA; ACA4 #174-2010, A1619 #732-2010, S202 #558-2011
State Net ID: CA 1 2014
Title: State Budget: Changes CA Budget Process: Limit Spending
Summary: Increases the Rainy Day Budget Stabilization Fund. Requires unexpected revenues above historic trends to be deposited into the fund. Places before the voters at the 2014 statewide general election, per SB 202 (Ch. 558, 2011), a legislative constitutional amendment relating to state finance. Limits spending of the fund to when revenues drop below the 2010 budget, adjusted for population and inflation, including emergencies.

Status: 10/14/2011 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION TBA; SBX7 2 #3-2009, A1265 #126-2010, A153 #226-2010
State Net ID: CA 2 2014
Title: Safe, Clean, Reliable Drinking Water Supply Act 2014
Summary: Enacts the Safe, Clean Reliable Drinking Water Supply Act of 2012 which would authorize issuance of bonds, in a specified amount, to finance a safe drinking water reliability program. Provides for submission of such bond to the voters in the November 4, 2014 Statewide General Election. (As further amended pursuant to AB 1422, Ch. 74, 2012.).

Status: 07/10/2012 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION TBA; 1541. (11-0070)
State Net ID: CA 3 2014
Title: Approval of Healthcare Insurance Rate Changes
Summary: Requires health insurance rate changes to be approved by Insurance Commissioner before taking effect. Requires sworn statement by health insurer as to accuracy of information submitted to Insurance Commissioner to justify rate changes. Provides for public notice, disclosure and hearing on health insurance rate changes, and subsequent judicial review. Prohibits policy eligibility or rates based on lack of prior coverage or credit history.

Status: 08/23/2012 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 41; AB 639 #727-2013
State Net ID: CA 4 2014
Title: Veterans Housing and Homeless Prevention Bond Act
Summary: Amends the Veterans' Bond Act of 2008 to reduce the amount of bonds that are authorized to be issued under the Act. Enacts the Veterans Housing and Homeless Prevention Bond Act of 2014 to authorize the issuance of bonds for expenditure by specified Departments to provide multifamily housing to veterans. Authorizes the Legislature to amend the provisions of the Act by a majority vote. Imposes a specified reporting requirement.

Status: 10/22/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 06/03/2014
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CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION 42; SCA3 #123-2013
State Net ID: CA 5 2014
Title: Public Information
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to require each local agency to comply with the State Public Records Act and the Brown Act and with any statutory enactment amending either act, enacting a successor act, or amending any successor act which contains findings demonstrating that the statutory enactment furthers the purposes of the people's right of access to information concerning the conduct of the people's business.

Status: 10/22/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 06/03/2014
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CALIFORNIA PROPOSITION TBA; A277 #51-2013
State Net ID: CA 6 2014
Title: Tribal Gaming: Compact Ratification
Summary: Ratifies the tribal-state gaming compact entered into between the State of California and the North Fork Rancheria Band of Mono Indians, executed on August 31, 2012. The bill would also ratify the tribal-gaming compact entered into between the State of California and the Wiyot Tribe, executed on March 20, 2013. The bill would provide that, in deference to tribal sovereignty, certain actions are not projects for purposes of CEQA.

Status: 11/20/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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COLORADO PROPOSED INITIATIVE AA; LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL
State Net ID: CO 1 2013
Title: Retail Marijuan Tax
Summary: Imposes a sales tax on the sale of marijuana; allows state to collect and spend revenues generated by the retail marijuana sales tax and retail marijuana excise tax as voter approved revenue changes; requires the Secretary of State to submit a ballot question at the statewide election; changes the name of the existing medical marijuana license cash fund to the marijuana cash fund; provides for the deposits into the Old Age Pension Fund.

Status: 11/06/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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COLORADO AMENDMENT 66; SB 213 (69TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY)
State Net ID: CO 2 2013
Title: Funding for Public Schools
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to increase the income tax rate on individuals, estates, and trusts; imposes an additional rates so higher amounts of income are taxed at higher rates; requires the resulting increases in tax revenues be spent only for improvements to preschool through twelth-grade public education.

Status: 11/06/2013 -- Unofficially rejected by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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CONNECTICUT CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TBA; 2013 HJR 36
State Net ID: CT 1 2014
Title: Early Voting Amendment
Summary: Allows the legislature to expand early voting.

Status: 05/08/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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HAWAII CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT SB886; 2013 SB886
State Net ID: HI 1 2014
Title: Mandatory Retirement for Judges
Summary: Proposes a constitutional amendment to increase the mandatory retirement age for justices and judges from 70 to 80 years of age.

Status: 04/04/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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HAWAII CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT SB1084; 2013 SB1084
State Net ID: HI 2 2014
Title: Early Childhood Education
Summary: Proposes a constitutional amendment to permit the appropriation of public funds for private early childhood education programs, as provided by law, to help the state meet its goal of providing an early learning system for the children of Hawaii.

Status: 05/02/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 HB 256
State Net ID: LA 1 2014
Title: Abandoned or Hazardous Property Sold at Tax Sale
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; relates to tax sales occurring in certain parishes; provides for the redemption period for certain blighted, hazardous or abandoned property sold at tax sale.

Status: 06/05/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 HB 532
State Net ID: LA 2 2014
Title: Hospital Stabilization Formula and Health Care Funding
Summary: Proposes a constitutional amendment; provides relative to health care funding; provides for a hospital stabilization formula; provides for hospital assessment; creates the Hospital Stabilization Fund; provides for the deposit, use, and investment of the fund.

Status: 06/03/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 HB 533
State Net ID: LA 3 2014
Title: Medical Assistance Trust Fund
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; provides relative to health care funding; creates the Medical Assistance Trust Fund; provides for accounts within the Medical Assistance Trust Fund; provides for deposit, use, and investment to the fund; provides for a base rate for certain Medicaid Program provider funding.

Status: 06/03/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 SB 128
State Net ID: LA 4 2014
Title: Artificial Reef Development Fund
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; relates to the creation of the Artificial Reef Development Fund; provides for the sources and uses of monies in the fund; provides conditions and requirements.

Status: 06/07/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 HB 131
State Net ID: LA 5 2014
Title: Tax Rebate Debate Amendment
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; provides for consideration of certain legislative instruments relating to tax rebates during regular sessions; provides relative to subject matter for regular sessions.

Status: 06/06/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 SB 56
State Net ID: LA 6 2014
Title: Permanently Disabled Homeowners Tax Break Amendment
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; relates to the special assessment level; excludes from the requirement of annual certification of adjusted gross income certain eligible disabled owners.

Status: 06/07/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 SB 96
State Net ID: LA 7 2014
Title: Disabled Veterans Homestead Exemption Correction
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; relates to providing an exemption of the assessed valuation on property owned and occupied by a veteran with a certain service-connected disability rating; extends the same exemption to surviving spouses of such totally disabled veterans.

Status: 06/07/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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LOUISIANA PROPOSED AMENDMENT NO. TBA; 2013 HB 426
State Net ID: LA 8 2014
Title: Wildlife and Fisheries Commission Membership Agreement
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; provides relative to the membership of the Wildlife and Fisheries Commission; provides relative to members of such commission.

Status: 06/04/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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MAINE QUESTION 1; SP 81 - 2013
State Net ID: ME 1 2013
Title: Bond Issue
Summary: Provides that a $14,000,000 bond issue to provide funds for the State's share of maintenance, repair, capital improvement, modernization and energy efficiency projects for Maine Army National Guard readiness centers and support facilities and the purchase of land for training and to draw down federal matching funds.

Status: 10/11/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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MAINE QUESTION 2; HB 533 - 2013
State Net ID: ME 2 2013
Title: University of Maine System
Summary: Provides that a $15,500,000 bond issue to enhance educational and employment opportunities for Maine citizens and students by updating and improving existing laboratory and classroom facilities of the University of Maine System statewide.

Status: 10/11/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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MAINE QUESTION 3; S 377 - 2013
State Net ID: ME 3 2013
Title: General Fund Bond Issue
Summary: Provides that a $100,000,000 bond issue for reconstruction and rehabilitation of highways and bridges and for facilities or equipment related to ports, harbors, marine transportation, freight and passenger railroads, aviation and transit, to be used to match an estimated $154,000,000 in federal and other funds.

Status: 10/11/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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MAINE QUESTION 4; H 182 - 2013
State Net ID: ME 4 2013
Title: Maritime Academy
Summary: Provides that a $4,500,000 bond issue to provide funds for a public-private partnership for a building project for a new science facility at the Maine Maritime Academy to be matched by other funds.

Status: 10/11/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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MAINE QUESTION 5; S 226 - 2013
State Net ID: ME 5 2013
Title: Bond Issue
Summary: Provides that a $15,500,000 bond issue to upgrade buildings, classrooms and laboratories on the 7 campuses of the Maine Community College System in order to increase capacity to serve more students through expanded programs in health care.

Status: 10/11/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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MICHIGAN BALLOT PROPOSAL TBA; 2012 PA 408
State Net ID: MI 1 2014
Title: Use Tax Revenue
Summary: Dedicates a portion of the existing State use tax as a local tax levied by a new metropolitan areas authority; distributes revenue from that local tax throughout the State for local purposes, including police and fire protection; increases that portion of the State use tax currently dedicated for aid to schools; prohibits the total use tax rate from exceeding the Constitutional limit of 6%.

Status: 04/12/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 08/05/2014
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MICHIGAN BALLOT PROPOSAL TBA; 2012 PA 520 (REFERENDUM)
State Net ID: MI 2 2014
Title: Michigan Wolf Hunting
Summary: Provides for a referendum on Public Act 520, a law that allows the state to establish wolf hunting season in the Upper Peninsula.

Status: 07/23/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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MISSOURI CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 1; MOHJR11, MOHJR7
State Net ID: MO 1 2014
Title: Agricultural Producation and Ranching Practices
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; adopts one new section relating to the right to farm.

Status: 05/14/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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MISSOURI CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 2; MOHJR16
State Net ID: MO 2 2014
Title: Admissible Evidence
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution; adopts one new section relating to admissibility of evidence in prosecutions for crimes of a sexual nature involving a victim under eighteen years of age.

Status: 05/17/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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MONTANA CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 45; HB 79
State Net ID: MT 1 2014
Title: State Auditor
Summary: Submits to the qualified electors of the State an amendment to the State Constitution to change the name of the State Auditor to the Commissioner of Securities and Insurance.

Status: 04/11/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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MONTANA LEGISLATIVE REFERENDUM NO. 126; SB 405
State Net ID: MT 2 2014
Title: Late Voter Registration
Summary: Protects the integrity of elections by ending late voter registration on the Friday before election day and eliminating election day registration.

Status: 04/23/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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MONTANA LEGISLATIVE REFERENDUM NO. 127; SB 408
State Net ID: MT 3 2014
Title: Election Law Revision
Summary: Revises election laws. Provides that the two candidates who receive the most votes in certain primary elections for partisan offices advance to the general election irrespective of party affiliation. Eliminates separate party ballots and provides for one primary ballot containing all primary races.

Status: 04/23/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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NORTH CAROLINA CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TBA; 2013 SENATE BILL 399
State Net ID: NC 1 2014
Title: Trial By Jury or Judge
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the constitution to provide that a person accused of any criminal offense in superior court for which the state is not seeking a sentence of death may waive the right to trial by jury and instead be tried by a judge.

Status: 07/02/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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NORTH DAKOTA CONSTITUTIONAL MEASURE NO. 1; 2013 SCR 4009
State Net ID: ND 1 2014
Title: Life Beginning at Conception Amendment
Summary: Proposes an amendment to Article I of the Constitution to provide that the inalienable right to life of every human being at any stage of development must be recognized and protected.

Status: 03/22/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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NORTH DAKOTA CONSTITUTIONAL MEASURE NO. 2; 2013 HCR 3006
State Net ID: ND 2 2014
Title: Prohibition of the Imposition of Mortgage Taxes
Summary: Proposes a constitutional amendment to create and enact a new section to article X of the Constitution of North Dakota, related to the prohibition of the imposition of mortgage taxes or any sales or transfer taxes on the mortgage or transfer of real property.

Status: 04/23/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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NORTH DAKOTA CONSTITUTIONAL MEASURE NO. 3; 2013 HCR 3047
State Net ID: ND 3 2014
Title: Creation of a Commission of Higher Education
Summary: Proposes a constitutional amendment to create and enact a new section to article VIII of the Constitution of North Dakota, relating to the creation of a commission of higher education; repeals section 6 of article VIII of the Constitution of North Dakota, relating to the state board of higher education; provides an effective date.

Status: 04/23/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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NORTH DAKOTA CONSTITUTIONAL MEASURE NO. 4; 2013 HCR 3011
State Net ID: ND 4 2014
Title: Impact of Measures to Initiate Amendments
Summary: Proposes an constitutional amendment to amend and reenact section 2 of article III of the Constitution of North Dakota, relating to the fiscal impact of measures to initiate constitutional amendments and to the placing of initiated measures on the ballot.

Status: 04/24/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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NORTH DAKOTA CONSTITUTIONAL MEASURE NO. 1; 2013 HCR 3034
State Net ID: ND 5 2014
Title: Petition Requirements for Initiated Measures
Summary: Proposes a constitutional amendment to amend and reenact sections 5, 6, and 7 of article III of the Constitution of North Dakota, relating to petition requirements for initiated measures; provides for an effective date.

Status: 04/19/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 06/10/2014
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NEW JERSEY PUBLIC QUESTION 2; SCR 1 (215TH LEGISLATURE)
State Net ID: NJ 1 2013
Title: Mimimum Wage Increase Constitutional Amendment
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to set minimum wage at $8.25 per hour with annual adjustments for inflation; provides if the federal minimum wage rate is raised above the state rate, the state rate would be raised to match the federal rate and future cost of living increases then would be added to that raised rate.

Status: 12/04/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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NEW JERSEY PUBLIC QUESTION 1; SCR 11 (215TH LEGISLATURE)
State Net ID: NJ 2 2013
Title: Money from Games of Chance for Veterans' Organizations
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the constitution to allow veterans' organizations to use the money collected from existing games of chance, such as bingo lotto, or raffles, to support their organizations.

Status: 12/04/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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NEW YORK BALLOT PROPOSAL NUMBER 1; ASSEMBLY BILL 8068
State Net ID: NY 1 2013
Title: Authorization of Casino Gambling
Summary: Proposes a Constitutional Amendment which would allow the Legislature to authorize up to seven casinos in New York State for the legislated purposes of promoting job growth, increasing aid to schools, and permitting local governments to lower property taxes through revenues generated.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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NEW YORK BALLOT PROPOSAL NUMBER 2; ASSEMBLY BILL 4359
State Net ID: NY 2 2013
Title: Civil Service Credit for Disabled Veterans
Summary: Proposes a Constitutional Amendment which would entitle a veteran who has received civil service credit for a civil service appointment or promotion and subsequently is certified as disabled to additional civil service credit at a subsequent appointment or promotion.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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NEW YORK BALLOT PROPOSAL NUMBER 3; SENATE BILL 4065
State Net ID: NY 3 2013
Title: Exclusion of Indebtedness for Sewage Facilities
Summary: Proposes a Constitutional Amendment which would extend the authority of counties, cities, towns, and villages to exclude from their constitutional debt limits indebtedness contracted for the construction or reconstruction of sewage facilities.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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NEW YORK BALLOT PROPOSAL NUMBER 4; SENATE BILL 4689
State Net ID: NY 4 2013
Title: Settlement of Land Dispute by Legislature
Summary: Proposes a Constitutional Amendment which would authorize the Legislature to settle longstanding disputes between the State and private entities over ownership of certain parcels of land in the town of Long Lake, Hamilton County. In exchange for giving up its claim to disputed parcels, the State would get land to be incorporated into the forest preserve that would benefit the forest preserve more than the disputed parcels currently do.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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NEW YORK BALLOT PROPOSAL NUMBER 5; SENATE BILL 4688
State Net ID: NY 5 2013
Title: State Land Exchange
Summary: Proposes a Constitutional Amendment which would authorize the Legislature to convey forest preserve land located in the town of Lewis, Essex County, to NYCO Minerals, a private company that plans on expanding an existing mine that adjoins the forest preserve land. In exchange, NYCO Minerals would give the State at least the same amount of land of at least the same value, to be added to the forest preserve.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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NEW YORK BALLOT PROPOSAL NUMBER 6; ASSEMBLY BILL 4395
State Net ID: NY 6 2013
Title: Age To Which State Judges Can Serve
Summary: Proposes a constitutional Amendment which would increase the maximum age until which certain state judges may serve.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Rejected by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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OHIO CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT 1; SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION 6 - 130TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State Net ID: OH 1 2014
Title: Bonds for Public Infrastructure Capital Improvements
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to permit the issuance of additional general obligation bonds to fund public infrastructure capital improvements.

Status: 01/23/2014 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 05/06/2014
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TENNESSEE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TBD; SJR 127
State Net ID: TN 1 2014
Title: Constitutional Amendment Regarding Abortion
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to provide that nothing in the Constitution secures or protects a right to abortion or requires the funding of an abortion; retains the right through elected state representatives and state senators to enact, amend, or repeal statutes regarding abortion, including circumstances of pregnancy resulting from rape or incest or when necessary to save the life of the mother.

Status: 05/20/2011 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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TENNESSEE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TBD; SJR 1
State Net ID: TN 2 2014
Title: Taxation of Payroll
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to prohibit the legislature from levying taxes upon payroll or personal income.

Status: 04/08/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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TENNESSEE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT TBD; SJR 2
State Net ID: TN 3 2014
Title: Election of Judges
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution concerning the election of judges of the Supreme Court or an intermediate appellate court.

Status: 03/11/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 3; HJR 133
State Net ID: TX 1 2013
Title: Political Subdivision for Aircraft Tax Exemption
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to grant authority to politically subdivide the state to increase the number of days that ad valorem tax-exempt aircraft parts may be located in the state for the purpose of qualifying these parts for the exemption.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 8; HJR 147
State Net ID: TX 2 2013
Title: Hidalgo County Hospital District Repeal
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to repeal the constitutional provision that authorizes the creation of a hospital district in Hidalgo County.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 4; HJR 24
State Net ID: TX 3 2013
Title: Disabled Veteran Residence Tax Exemption
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to grant legislature authorization to provide ad valorem tax exemptions to partially disabled veterans or their surviving spouses on part of the market value of their residences if they were donated to veteran by a charity.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 6; SJR 1
State Net ID: TX 4 2013
Title: Rainy Day Fund
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to permit approximately $5.7 of the $8 billion to be withdrawn from Economic Stabilization Fund (ESF) to fund water infrastructure, transportation and education.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 2; HJR 79
State Net ID: TX 5 2013
Title: Medical Education Fund Elimination
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to implement a constitutional amendment eliminating an obsolete requirement for a state medical education board and a state medical education fund.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 7; HJR 87
State Net ID: TX 6 2013
Title: Home Rules Charter Provision
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to authorize a home-rule municipality to provide in its charter the procedure to fill a vacancy on its governing body for which the unexpired term is 12 months or less.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 5; SJR 18
State Net ID: TX 7 2013
Title: Reverse Mortgage Loan
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to authorize the making of a reverse mortgage loan for the purchase of a home and to amend certain requirements regarding a reverse mortgage loan.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 9; SJR 42
State Net ID: TX 8 2013
Title: Expanded Judicial Sanctions
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to expand the types of sanctions that may be assessed against judges or justices following formal proceedings instituted by the state commission on judicial conduct.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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TEXAS PROPOSITION 1; HJR 62
State Net ID: TX 9 2013
Title: Service Member Residence Tax Exemption
Summary: Proposes an amendment to the Constitution to provide ad valorem tax exemptions on all or part of the market value of residence to the surviving spouse of armed service members killed in action.

Status: 11/05/2013 -- Unofficially approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WASHINGTON INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 517; SOS
State Net ID: WA 1 2013
Title: Initiative and Referendum Process
Summary: Establishes protections for citizens exercising their first Amendment rights by participating in the initiative and referendum process. Establishes protections for signature gathering for any state or local initiative or referendum. Interfering with signature gathering shall be illegal.

Status: 01/23/2013 -- Rejected by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WASHINGTON INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 594; SOS
State Net ID: WA 1 2014
Title: Backround Checks to All Gun Sales or Transfers
Summary: Extends criminal and public safety background checks to all gun sales or transfers.

Status: 01/22/2014 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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WASHINGTON INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 591; SOS
State Net ID: WA 2 2014
Title: Firearms
Summary: Provides that it is unlawful for any government agency to confiscate firearms from citizens without due process or to require certain background checks.

Status: 01/31/2014 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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WASHINGTON INITIATIVE MEASURE NO. 522; SOS
State Net ID: WA 2 2013
Title: Foods Produced Through Genetic Engineering
Summary: Relates to disclosure of foods produced through genetic engineering to ensure people are fully informed about whether the food they purchase and eat was produced through genetic engineering so they may choose for themselves whether to purchase and eat such food. Provides that identifying foods produced through genetic engineering also will help protect our state's export market.

Status: 01/31/2013 -- Rejected by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WASHINGTON ADVISORY VOTE NO. 3; SB 5444
State Net ID: WA 3 2013
Title: Taxes Regarding Publicly Owned Property
Summary: Relates to administration of taxes regarding publicly owned property, a leasehold excise tax credit for certain taxpayers, and requirements for assessments of real property.

Status: 04/15/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WASHINGTON ADVISORY VOTE NO. 4; SB 5627
State Net ID: WA 4 2013
Title: Taxation of Commuter Air Carriers
Summary: Relates to the taxation of commuter air carriers; specifies the amount of tax imposed with respect to aircraft owned and operated by a commuter air carrier that is not an airplane company.

Status: 04/09/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WASHINGTON ADVISORY VOTE NO. 5; HB 1846
State Net ID: WA 5 2013
Title: Mandated Health Benefits
Summary: Relates to mandated health benefits; requires the Insurance Commissioner to establish by rule review and approval requirements for pediatric oral care services when offered in stand-alone dental plans; makes changes concerning the applicability of taxes to amounts received for certain pediatric oral care services and amounts received by life and disability insurers for such services.

Status: 04/22/2013 -- Rejected by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WASHINGTON ADVISORY VOTE NO. 6; HB 1971
State Net ID: WA 6 2013
Title: Communications Services Tax Reform
Summary: Relates to communications services taxes; relates to prepaid wireless telecommunications services, the collection of enhanced 911 excise taxes by a seller, imposition of taxes by the legislative authority of a county, Voice Over Internet Protocol services, funding of and enrollment in the telephone assistance program, telecommunications relay service excise taxes, and the establishment of a universal communications services program.

Status: 06/28/2013 -- Rejected by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WASHINGTON ADVISORY VOTE NO. 7; HB 2075
State Net ID: WA 7 2013
Title: Education Legacy Trust Account
Summary: Relates to the Education Legacy Trust Account; restores the application of the estate and transfer tax to certain property and modifies the tax to provide relief for certain estates.

Status: 06/13/2013 -- Approved by Voters

Election Date: 11/05/2013
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WYOMING CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AMENDMENT A; 2013 SJR 1
State Net ID: WY 1 2014
Title: Constitutional Amendment A
Summary: Proposes to amend the Constitution to remove the requirement that a person be a resident of the State to serve as a trustee of the University of Wyoming; limits the number of nonresidents who may serve as trustees.

Status: 02/13/2013 -- Placed on Ballot

Election Date: 11/04/2014
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