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1971 ballot measures

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1972
1970

Florida

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November 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Taxes Creates a corporate income tax Approveda

Kentucky

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November 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Senior Tax Exemption Referendum Taxes Exempts single-family residences owned and occupied by a person aged 65 or older up to $6,500 of the assessed value Approveda

Maine

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November 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Referendum Question Taxes Repeals state income tax Defeatedd
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1 Suffrage Reduces voting age requirement from 20 to 18 years old Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2 State Exec Continues Governor's term in office until his successor is determined and take the oath of office Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3 Education Provides government credit for loans to state college students Approveda

Montana

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November 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS R-68 Taxes Relates to the sales tax and increased income tax Defeatedd

North Dakota

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September 23
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Measure 1 Gov't Finance Appropriates $807,580 for the expenses to operate the Department of Accounts and Purchases Approveda

Ohio

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November 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Elections Requires proposed laws to be printed in newspapers Approveda

Oklahoma

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December 7
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA State Question 479 Elections Removes the requirement that voters be property taxpayers Defeatedd
LRCA State Question 481 Gov't Finances Authorizes the investment of school funds in promissory notes evidencing insured loans Approveda
LRCA State Question 482 Law enforcement Provides immunity from prosecution for testimony or evidence Approveda
LRCA State Question 483 Judiciary Provides for composition of grand juries and investigation of multi-county crimes Approveda
LRCA State Question 484 Suffrage Reduces the voting age to 18 years of age Approveda

Texas

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May 18
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Admin of gov't Establishes a commission to set rules of ethics for legislators, state officers and employees of the legislature Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 2 Legislature Provides that the legislature may propose an amendment of the Constitution at any session of the Legislature Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 3 Gov't finances Removes the limitation on the total State appropriations for assistance grants for the needy Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 4 Bonds Authorizes the issuance of $100 million in bonds to provide financial assistance to municipalities for water quality enhancement purposes Approveda