Idaho 2014 ballot measures
One ballot measure is certified for the November 4, 2014 ballot in the state of Idaho.
The 2014 legislative session began on January 6, 2014 and ended on March 21, 2014. During that time, one legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, addressing legislative delegation of rulemaking, was sent to the ballot.
Two initiated state statutes were proposed but did not make the November ballot. Supporters needed to collect at least 53,751 valid signatures by the May 1, 2014 filing deadline in order to land the initiatives on the ballot.
- Since 1996, an average of four measures have appeared on even-numbered election year ballots in Idaho. Therefore, 2014 is a below-average year based on the number of certified measures.
- The number of measures on a statewide ballot since 1996 has ranged from zero to nine.
- Since 1996, 25 of 32, or 78%, of Idaho ballot measures have been approved by voters.
- Conversely, seven of 32, or 22%, of measures have been defeated.
On the ballot
- See also: 2014 ballot measures
|Legislative Delegation of Rulemaking Amendment||Legislature||Empowers the legislature to delegate rulemaking authorities to executive agencies and to approve or reject the administrative rules devised by those agencies|
Not on the ballot
|Legislative Veto Session Amendment||Legislature||Provides that upon the governor’s veto, the legislature shall have a joint special session to reconsider the vetoed bills|
|Sale of Public University Lands Amendment||Property||Provides that no public university lands shall be sold for less than their appraised values and that lands shall be sold in subdivisions not to exceed 3,200 acres per year to any one entity|
|Disposition of Public Lands Amendment||Property||Removes restrictions of the sale of state lands of more than 320 acres to any one individual or business firm and provides that the legislature will provide by law for the sale or disposition of state lands|
|Persons Subject to Military Duty Amendment||War and peace||Redefines those who are subject to military duty to all “able-bodied persons” who are eighteen years or older|
|CISS||Minimum Wage Initiative||Minimum wage||Increases the state minimum wage from $7.25 to $9.80 by 2017|
|CISS||Medical Marijuana Initiative||Marijuana||Establishes a medical marijuana program for qualified patients and caregivers and protects them from criminal prosecution|
- 2014 ballot measures
- List of Idaho ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Idaho
- Laws governing the initiative process in Idaho
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