2001 ballot measures

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2002
2000

39 ballot measures altogether were on nine statewide ballots in 2001.

Colorado

See also: Colorado 2001 ballot measures

November 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Initiative 26 Transportation Allows $50 million of surplus state revenue for the I-70 corridor. Defeatedd
BI Referendum A Bonds Allows Great Outdoors Colorado to issue bonds Approveda

Maine

See also: Maine 2001 ballot measures

November 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
BI Question 1 Housing Issues $12 million in bonds to address the affordable housing crisis Approveda
BI Question 2 Bonds Issues $5 million in bonds for biomedical and marine research Approveda
BI Question 3 Transportation Issues $61 million in bonds for transportation improvements Approveda
BI Question 4 Education Issues $15 million in bonds to fund the School Revolving Renovation Fund Approveda
BI Question 5 Environment Issues $17 million in bonds for public health, water and environmental improvements Approveda
BI Question 6 Education Issues $36.7 million in bonds to make improvements to the states higher learning centers Approveda

Mississippi

See also: Mississippi 2001 ballot measures

April 17
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Flag Referendum State Government Asks voters to decide between old or new state flag Old Flag of Mississippi.png

New York

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Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposal 1 Civil rights Made the state constitution gender-neutral Approveda

Oklahoma

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Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA State Question 695 Labor Laws Ban on new employment contracts that impose certain requirements to get or keep a job Approveda

Pennsylvania

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Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Redistricting Rules governing reapportionment of the Pennsylvania State Legislature Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 State judiciary Mandatory retirement date for justices of the Supreme Court, judges and justices of the peace Approveda

South Dakota

See also: South Dakota 2001 ballot measures

April 10
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment A Gov't Finances Establishes a trust fund for proceeds of the sale of the State Cement Plant. Approveda
LRCA Amendment B Gov't Finances Establishes trust funds for healthcare and education. Approveda

Texas

See also: Texas 2001 ballot measures

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Property Clearing of land titles by the release of a state claim of its interest in Bastrop County Approveda
LRCA Proposition 2 Transportation Bonds for financial assistance to counties for roads Approveda
LRCA Proposition 3 Taxes Exempt raw cocoa and green coffee held in Harris County from property taxes Approveda
LRCA Proposition 4 Elections Four-year term of office for the fire fighters' pension commissioner Approveda
LRCA Proposition 5 Labor Municipalities to donate outdated or surplus firefighting equipment to underdeveloped countries Approveda
LRCA Proposition 6 Elections Times when the Governor must call a special state legislative session to appoint presidential electors Approveda
LRCA Proposition 7 Bonds Authorize Veterans' Land Board to issue up to $500 million in general obligation bonds Approveda
LRCA Proposition 8 Bonds $850 million in bonds for construction and repair projects Approveda
LRCA Proposition 9 Elections Fill a vacancy in the legislature without an election if a candidate is running unopposed Approveda
LRCA Proposition 10 Taxes Exempt from ad valorem taxation tangible personal property held at certain locations only temporarily Approveda
LRCA Proposition 11 Education Current and retired public school teachers can receive compensation for serving on governing bodies Approveda
LRCA Proposition 12 Constitution Eliminate obsolete provisions of the Texas Constitution Approveda
LRCA Proposition 13 Education Board of trustees of an independent school district can donate surplus district property Approveda
LRCA Proposition 14 Taxes Taxing units other than school districts can exempt travel trailers from ad valorem taxes Approveda
LRCA Proposition 15 Bonds Create the Texas Mobility Fund Approveda
LRCA Proposition 16 Labor Prescribe requirements for imposing a lien for work Approveda
LRCA Proposition 17 Property Ways to settle land title disputes between the state and a private party Approveda
LRCA Proposition 18 Judiciary Uniformity in the collection, deposit, reporting, and remitting of civil and criminal fees Approveda
LRCA Proposition 19 Bonds $2 billion in bonds for the Texas Water Development Board Approveda

Washington

See also: Washington 2001 ballot measures

November 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
ITP Initiative 747 Taxes Places limitations on property tax levy increases Approveda
ITP Initiative 773 Tobacco Adds two additional taxes to existing sales taxes on cigarettes and tobacco Approveda
ITP Initiative 775 Health Care Creates a Home Care Quality Authority, governed by a board appointed by the Washington Governor Approveda
LRCA SJR 8208 Judiciary Permits superior courts to bring in judges from lower courts to hear certain cases Approveda
LRCA HJR 4202 Gov't Finances Amends constitution to permit the legislature to determine which investments to allow Defeatedd


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