Ballot Measures

Transportation

State
Year
Issue Category

Transportation

Date State Title Outcome
11/04 AK Bond Question: Bonds for Transportation Projects Passed 11/06 AK Bonding Proposition A: State General Obligation Transportation Project Bonds Passed 11/02 AL Statewide Amendment 3: Ten Year Road Bridge Construction Program 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 2/05 CA Proposition 91: Transportation Funding. Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute. Failed 11/04 CA Proposition 10: Bonds. Alternative Fuel Vehicles and Renewable Energy. Statute. Failed 11/04 CA Proposition 1A: Safe, Reliable High-Speed Passenger Train Bond Act Passed 6/08 CA Proposition 17: Allows Auto Insurance Companies To Base Their Prices In Part On A Driver's History Of Insurance Coverage. Initiative Statute. Failed 11/02 CA Proposition 21: Establishes $18 Annual Vehicle License Surcharge to Help Fund State Parks and Wildlife Programs. Grants Surcharged Vehicles Free Admission to All State Parks. Initiative Statute. Failed 11/02 CA Proposition 22: Prohibits the State from Borrowing or Taking Funds Used for Transportation, Redevelopment, or Local Government Projects and Services. Initiative Constitutional Amendment. Passed 11/06 CA Proposition 33: Auto Insurance Companies. Prices Based On Driver's History Of Insurance Coverage. Initiative Statute. Failed 11/04 CO Amendment 58: Severance Taxes on the Oil and Natural Gas Industry Failed 11/04 CO Amendment 52: Use of Severance Tax Revenue for Highways Failed 11/02 CO Proposition 101: Income, Vehicle, and Telecommunication Taxes and Fees Failed 11/02 GA Constitutional Amendment 2: Adds $10 Tag Fee on Private Passenger Vehicles to Fund Statewide Trauma Care Expansion Failed 11/02 GA Constitutional Amendment 3: Allows the State to Execute Multiyear Contracts for Long-Term Transportation Projects Failed 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 11/02 ID H.J.R. 5: Airport Debt Passed 11/06 MA Question 1: Availability of Motor Vehicle Repair Information Passed 11/04 MD SB 829: Transportation Trust Fund - Use of Funds Pending 6/01 ME Question 1: Bond Issue - Transportation Passed 11/03 ME Question 2: Citizen Initiative: An Act to Decrease the Automobile Excise Tax and Promote Energy Failed 11/03 ME Question 6: Bond Issue: Transportation Bonds Passed 6/08 ME Question 3: Bond Issue - Transportation Passed 11/06 ME Question 4: Bond Issue - Transportation Passed 11/05 ME Question 3: An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Improve Highways, Bridges and Multimodal Facilities Passed 11/06 MI Proposal 12-6: A Proposal to Amend the State Constitution Regarding Construction of International Bridges and Tunnels Failed 11/04 OR I 301: Oregon Alternative Driver Licenses Referendum Pending 11/04 RI Question 1: Transportation Bonds Passed 11/02 RI State Question 4: Open Space and Recreation Bonds $14,700,000 Passed 11/02 RI State Question 3: Transportation Bonds $84,700,000 Passed 11/01 TX Proposition 12: Highway Improvement Bonds Passed 11/01 TX Proposition 6: Motor Vehicle Taxes Passed 11/05 TX Proposition 3: Political Subdivision for Aircraft Tax Exemption Amendment Passed 11/04 TX HJR1: Texas Transportation Funding Ammendment Pending 11/04 WA Initiative 985: Initiative Measure No. 985 concerns transportation. Failed 11/08 WA Initiative Measure 1125: Concerning State Expenditures on Transportation Failed

Transportation

Date State Title Outcome
11/04 AL Statewide Amendment 6: Alabama Utilities in Tuskegee Amendment 6 Passed 11/06 AL Statewide Amendment 5: Proposed Statewide Amendment Number 5 Passed 11/04 AR Question 1: Arkansas Water, Waste Disposal, and Pollution Abatement Facilities Financing Act of 2007 Passed 11/06 AZ Proposition 204: Proposed by Initiative Petition Relating to Taxation Failed 5/19 CA Proposition 1A: Stabilizes State Budget. Reforms California Budget Process. Limits State Spending. Increases "Rainy Day" Budget Stabilization Fund. Failed 11/02 CA Proposition 22: Prohibits the State from Borrowing or Taking Funds Used for Transportation, Redevelopment, or Local Government Projects and Services. Initiative Constitutional Amendment. Passed 11/04 GA Amendment 3: To authorize the creation of special Infrastructure Development Districts providing infrastructure to underserved areas. Failed 11/06 HI Constitutional Amendment: Relating to Dams and Reservoirs Failed 11/02 LA Proposed Amendment No. 4: Act No. 542 - Limitation on Property Tax Increases Failed 11/04 MD HB 4: Video Lottery Passed 6/01 ME Question 2: Bond Issue - Water Passed 11/04 ME Bond Issue: Bonds for Water Projects Passed 11/03 ME Question 6: Bond Issue: Transportation Bonds Passed 6/08 ME Question 3: Bond Issue - Transportation Passed 6/08 ME Question 5: Bond Issue - Water Passed 11/06 ME Question 5: Bond Issue - Drinking Water Systems and Wastewater Treatment Facilities Passed 11/05 ME Question 3: An Act To Authorize a General Fund Bond Issue To Improve Highways, Bridges and Multimodal Facilities Passed 11/04 MO Constitutional Amendment 2: Grants and Loans for Storm Water Control Passed 8/05 MO HJR 68: Constitutional Amendment 7 Pending 11/06 NJ Public Question 1: Building Our Future Bond Act Passed 11/04 NM Bond Question 2: Library Acquisition Bonds Passed 11/02 NM Bond Question B: Academic, Public School, Tribal and Public Library Acquisitions Passed 11/02 NM Bond Question C: Issuance and Sale of Public School Facility Improvement, Bus Acquisition and Public School Books and Instructional Materials Acquisition Bonds Passed 11/06 NM Bond Question B: General Obligation Bond B Passed 11/06 NM Bond Question A: General Obligation Bond A Passed 11/05 NY Proposal 3: Exclusion of Indebtedness Contracted for Sewage Facilities Passed 5/06 OH Issue 1: To Fund Public Infrastructure Capital Improvements By Permitting the Issuance of General Obligation Bonds Pending 11/06 OK State Question No. 764: Would Allow the Oklahoma Water Resources Board to Issue Bonds Passed 11/06 OR Measure 77: Amends Constitution: Governor may Declare "Catastrophic Disaster" (define); Requires Legislative Session; Authorizes Suspending Specified Constitutional Spending Restrictions" Passed 11/04 PA Bond Question: Water and Sewer Improvements Bond Referendum Passed 11/02 RI State Question 2: Higher Education Facilities Bonds $78,000,000 Passed 11/02 RI State Question 4: Open Space and Recreation Bonds $14,700,000 Passed 11/02 RI State Question 3: Transportation Bonds $84,700,000 Passed 11/06 RI Question 3: Higher Education Facilities Bonds Passed 11/06 RI Question 5: Clean Water Finance Agency Bonds Passed 11/02 SD Constitutional Amendment L: An Amendment to Article XIII of the South Dakota Constitution Relating to the Trust Fund Created from the Proceeds of the State Cement Enterprise Sales Failed 11/06 SD Constitutional Amendment O: An Amendment to the South Dakota Constitution Changing the Method for Distributions from the Cement Plant Trust Fund Passed 11/06 SD Referred Law 14: An Act to Establish the Large Project Development Fund Failed 11/01 TX Proposition 4: Bonds for Maintenance, Improvement, Repair, and Construction Projects and for the Purchase of Needed Equipment Passed 11/01 TX Proposition 12: Highway Improvement Bonds Passed 11/03 TX Proposition 1: Authorizing City and County Financing to Buy Buffer Areas Near Military Installations Passed 11/08 TX Proposition Number 7 (SJR 28): Permit Conservation and Reclamation Districts in El Paso County to Issue Bonds Failed 11/08 TX Proposition Number 8 (SJR 16): Providing for the Appraisal of Open-Space Land Devoted to Water-Stewardship Purposes on the Basis of its Productive Capacity Failed 11/08 TX Proposition 2 (SJR 4): Providing for the Issuance of Additional General Obligation Bonds by the Texas Water Development Board Passed 11/05 TX Proposition 6: Rainy Day Fund Amendment Passed 11/02 UT Constitutional Amendment C: Resolution on Property Tax Exemption for Water Facilities Passed 11/02 WA Referendum Bill 52: Concerning Authorizing and Funding Bonds for Energy Efficiency Projects in Schools Failed