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Louisiana 2006 ballot measures

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Twenty-one statewide ballot questions were on the 2006 ballot in the state of Louisiana.
  • All 21 ballot measures were legislatively referred measures.

On the ballot

September 30

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Environmental Fund Wetlands Conservation and Restoration Fund Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Tobacco Tobacco Securitization Funds Act Approveda
LRCA Question 3 Environment Regional Flood Protection Authorities Act Approveda
LRCA Question 4 Property rights Compensation Paid for Taking of, or Loss or Damage to Property Rights Act Approveda
LRCA Question 5 Eminent Domain Prohibit the expropriation of property by the state or a political subdivision Approveda
LRCA Question 6 Property rights Prohibit, except in limited instances, the transfer or lease of property Approveda
LRCA Question 7 Health Care Authorize the investment in equities of up to thirty-five percent of the Medicaid Trust Fund Approveda
LRCA Question 8 Taxes Authorize the continuation of the homestead exemption Approveda
LRCA Question 9 Education To provide that no law requiring increased expenditures shall be applicable to any city Approveda
LRCA Question 10 Education Retains present law and provides an exception to investment in stocks of up to 35% Approveda
LRCA Question 11 Taxes Extend Homestead Exemption Act Approveda
LRCA Question 12 Elected Officials To provide for the filling of vacancies in the lieutenant governor's office Approveda
LRCA Question 13 Judiciary A person shall have been admitted to the practice of law for ten years preceding supreme court Approveda

November 7

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Taxes Extend the special assessment level to homesteads owned Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Taxes Increase the maximum amount of the severance tax Approveda
LRCA Question 3 Health Care ad valorem property tax medical equipment leased for a term exceeding five years to a nonprofit corporation Approveda
LRCA Question 4 Transportation Exempts motor vehicles from municipal ad valorem taxes Approveda
LRCA Question 5 Taxes Exempt consigned art from ad valorem property tax Approveda
LRCA Question 6 Judiciary Authorize the legislature to enact laws establishing new judgeships of district courts Approveda
LRCA Question 7 Taxes To provide for a single tax assessor in Orleans Parish Approveda
LRCA Question 8 Education Grant school system in East Baton Rouge Parish the same authority granted parishes Approveda

See also


Laws and history

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