Ballot Measures

State
Year
Issue Category

Budget, Spending and Taxes

Date State Title Outcome
8/28 AK Ballot Measure 1: An Act Increasing the Maximum Residential Property Exemption and Providing for Annual Adjustments Passed 11/06 AL Statewide Amendment 9: Proposed Statewide Amendment Number 9 Passed 11/06 AR Issue No. 2: An Amendment Concerning Municipal and County Financing of Sales Tax Anticipated Revenue Bond Projects, Unfunded Liabilities, of Closed Local Police and Fire Pension Plans, and Real and Tangible Personal Property Failed 11/06 AR Issue No. 1: An Amendment to Provide Additional Funding for State Highways, County Roads, City Streets, Bridges, and Other Surface Transportation Passed 11/06 AZ Proposition 117: Proposed Amendment to the Constitution by the Legislature Relating to Property Tax Assessed Valuation Passed 11/06 AZ Proposition 204: Proposed by Initiative Petition Relating to Taxation Failed 11/06 AZ Proposition 116: Proposed Amendment to the Constitution by the Legislature Relating to Property Tax Exemptions Failed 6/05 CA Proposition 29: HOPE 2010 : The California Cancer Research Act Failed 11/06 CA Proposition 38: Tax to Fund Education and Early Childhood Programs. Initiative Statute. Failed 11/06 CA Proposition 30: Temporary Taxes to Fund Education. Guaranteed Local Public Safety Funding. Initiative Constitutional Amendment. Passed 11/06 CA Proposition 39: Tax Treatment for Multistate Businesses. Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Funding. Initiative Statute. Passed 11/06 FL Ballot (10): Tangible Personal Property Tax Exemption Failed 11/06 FL Ballot (3): State Revenue Limitation Failed 11/06 FL Ballot (4): Property Tax Limitations; Property Value Decline; Reduction for Nonhomestead Assessment Increases; Delay of Scheduled Repeal Failed 11/06 FL Ballot (9): Homestead Property Tax Exemption for Surviving Spouse of Military Veteran or First Responder Passed 11/06 FL Ballot (11): Additional Homestead Exemption; Low-Income Seniors Who Maintain Long-Term Residency on Property; Equal to Assessed Value Passed 11/06 FL Ballot (2): Veteran's Property Tax Discount Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Atlanta Regional District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Central Savannah River Area District Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Coastal Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Georgia Mountains District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Heart of Georgia Altamaha District Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Middle Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Northeast Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Northwest Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - River Valley District Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Southern Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Southwest Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Three Rivers District Failed 11/06 LA CA NO. 6 (Act 869 - HB 497): Government Authority of New Iberia - Property Annexed By the City Failed 11/06 LA CA NO. 4 (Act 875 - SB 337): Property Tax Exemption for Spouses of Deceased Veterans Passed 11/06 LA CA NO. 8 (Act 871 - HB 674): Property Tax Exemption by the Board of Commerce and Industry Passed 11/06 MI Proposal 12-5: A Proposal to Amend the State Constitution to Limit the Enactment of New Taxes By State Government Failed 11/06 MO Proposition B: Relating to Cigarette Taxes Failed 6/12 ND Initiated Constitutional Measure No. 2: Elimination of Property Taxes and Replacement of Lost Revenue Failed 11/06 NH Question 1: Relating to Income Taxes Passed 11/06 NM Bond Question C: General Obligation Bond C Passed 11/06 OK State Question No. 766: This Measure Would Exempt all Intangible Personal Property from Ad Valorem Property Taxation Passed 11/06 OK State Question No. 758: Amends Section 8B, Article 10 of State Constitution - Ad Valorem Taxation Limitation on Valuation Increases Passed 11/06 OR Measure 79: Amends Constitution: Prohibits Real Estate Transfer Taxes, Fees, Other Assessments, Except those Operative on December 31, 2009 Passed 11/06 OR Measure 85: Amends Constitution: Allocates Corporate Income/Excise Tax "Kicker" Refund to Additionally Fund K Through 12 Public Education Passed 11/06 OR Measure 84: Phases Out Existing Inheritance Taxes on Large Estates, and All Taxes on Intra-Family Property Transfers Failed 11/06 UT Constitutional Amendment A: Joint Resolution on Severance Tax Passed 11/06 UT Constitutional Amendment B: Joint Resolution on Property Tax Exemption for Military Personnel Passed 11/06 WA Engrossed Senate Bill 6635: Advisory Vote No. 1 Passed 11/06 WA Substitute House Bill 2590: Advisory Vote No. 2 Passed 11/06 WA Initiative 502: Concerning the Legalization of Marijuana Passed 11/06 WA Initiative 1185: Concerning Tax and Fee Increases Imposed by State Government Passed 8/28 AK Ballot Measure 1: An Act Increasing the Maximum Residential Property Exemption and Providing for Annual Adjustments Passed 11/06 AL Statewide Amendment 9: Proposed Statewide Amendment Number 9 Passed 11/06 AR Issue No. 2: An Amendment Concerning Municipal and County Financing of Sales Tax Anticipated Revenue Bond Projects, Unfunded Liabilities, of Closed Local Police and Fire Pension Plans, and Real and Tangible Personal Property Failed 11/06 AR Issue No. 1: An Amendment to Provide Additional Funding for State Highways, County Roads, City Streets, Bridges, and Other Surface Transportation Passed 11/06 AZ Proposition 117: Proposed Amendment to the Constitution by the Legislature Relating to Property Tax Assessed Valuation Passed 11/06 AZ Proposition 204: Proposed by Initiative Petition Relating to Taxation Failed 11/06 AZ Proposition 116: Proposed Amendment to the Constitution by the Legislature Relating to Property Tax Exemptions Failed 6/05 CA Proposition 29: HOPE 2010 : The California Cancer Research Act Failed 11/06 CA Proposition 38: Tax to Fund Education and Early Childhood Programs. Initiative Statute. Failed 11/06 CA Proposition 30: Temporary Taxes to Fund Education. Guaranteed Local Public Safety Funding. Initiative Constitutional Amendment. Passed 11/06 CA Proposition 39: Tax Treatment for Multistate Businesses. Clean Energy and Energy Efficiency Funding. Initiative Statute. Passed 11/06 FL Ballot (10): Tangible Personal Property Tax Exemption Failed 11/06 FL Ballot (3): State Revenue Limitation Failed 11/06 FL Ballot (4): Property Tax Limitations; Property Value Decline; Reduction for Nonhomestead Assessment Increases; Delay of Scheduled Repeal Failed 11/06 FL Ballot (9): Homestead Property Tax Exemption for Surviving Spouse of Military Veteran or First Responder Passed 11/06 FL Ballot (11): Additional Homestead Exemption; Low-Income Seniors Who Maintain Long-Term Residency on Property; Equal to Assessed Value Passed 11/06 FL Ballot (2): Veteran's Property Tax Discount Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Atlanta Regional District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Central Savannah River Area District Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Coastal Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Georgia Mountains District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Heart of Georgia Altamaha District Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Middle Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Northeast Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Northwest Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - River Valley District Passed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Southern Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Southwest Georgia District Failed 7/31 GA Referendum 1: Transportation - Special-Purpose Local-Option Sales Tax - Three Rivers District Failed 11/06 LA CA NO. 6 (Act 869 - HB 497): Government Authority of New Iberia - Property Annexed By the City Failed 11/06 LA CA NO. 4 (Act 875 - SB 337): Property Tax Exemption for Spouses of Deceased Veterans Passed 11/06 LA CA NO. 8 (Act 871 - HB 674): Property Tax Exemption by the Board of Commerce and Industry Passed 11/06 MI Proposal 12-5: A Proposal to Amend the State Constitution to Limit the Enactment of New Taxes By State Government Failed 11/06 MO Proposition B: Relating to Cigarette Taxes Failed 6/12 ND Initiated Constitutional Measure No. 2: Elimination of Property Taxes and Replacement of Lost Revenue Failed 11/06 NH Question 1: Relating to Income Taxes Passed 11/06 NM Bond Question C: General Obligation Bond C Passed 11/06 OK State Question No. 766: This Measure Would Exempt all Intangible Personal Property from Ad Valorem Property Taxation Passed 11/06 OK State Question No. 758: Amends Section 8B, Article 10 of State Constitution - Ad Valorem Taxation Limitation on Valuation Increases Passed 11/06 OR Measure 79: Amends Constitution: Prohibits Real Estate Transfer Taxes, Fees, Other Assessments, Except those Operative on December 31, 2009 Passed 11/06 OR Measure 85: Amends Constitution: Allocates Corporate Income/Excise Tax "Kicker" Refund to Additionally Fund K Through 12 Public Education Passed 11/06 OR Measure 84: Phases Out Existing Inheritance Taxes on Large Estates, and All Taxes on Intra-Family Property Transfers Failed 11/06 UT Constitutional Amendment A: Joint Resolution on Severance Tax Passed 11/06 UT Constitutional Amendment B: Joint Resolution on Property Tax Exemption for Military Personnel Passed 11/06 WA Engrossed Senate Bill 6635: Advisory Vote No. 1 Passed 11/06 WA Substitute House Bill 2590: Advisory Vote No. 2 Passed 11/06 WA Initiative 502: Concerning the Legalization of Marijuana Passed 11/06 WA Initiative 1185: Concerning Tax and Fee Increases Imposed by State Government Passed