Louisiana 2014 ballot measures
Eight statewide ballot questions are certified for the 2014 statewide ballot in Louisiana.
- Since 1990, an average of 10 measures have appeared annually on the ballot in Louisiana. Therefore, 2014 is a below average year based on the currently certified measures.
- The number of measures on a state-wide ballot since 1990 have ranged from 4 to 21.
- Since 1990, 116 of 157 or 73.89% of Louisiana ballot measures have been approved by voters.
- Conversely, 41 of 157 or 35.34% of measures have been defeated.
On the ballot
- See also: 2014 ballot measures
|Redemption of Blighted Property Amendment||Property||Provides redemption period for certain property sold at tax sale|
|Hospital Stabilization Fund Amendment||Healthcare||Provides hospital stabilization formula and assessment, creates Hospital Stabilization Fund|
|Medical Assistance Trust Fund Amendment||Healthcare||Creates Medical Assistance Trust Fund, addresses fees and use of fund|
|Artificial Reef Development Fund Protection Amendment||Budgets||Protects Artificial Reef Development Fund from being used for other purposes|
|Tax Rebate Debate Amendment||Taxes||Limits when tax rebates can be altered by the legislature|
|Permanently Disabled Homeowners Tax Break Amendment||Taxes||Deletes requirement that permanently disabled homeowners certify their income annually to keep property tax rate|
|Disabled Veterans Homestead Exemption Correction Amendment||Constitutional language||Makes corrections to language of state's current homestead exemption for disabled veterans|
|Wildlife and Fisheries Commission Membership Amendment||Admin. of gov't||Adds members to the state's Wildlife and Fisheries Commission|
|State Minimum Wage Amendment||Minimum wage||Establishes a state minimum wage|
|Superintendent of Education Election Amendment||Elections||Requires that the state superintendent of education be elected by voters|
|“Right to Bear Arms” Amendment||Firearms||Provides for the right to carry and bear a concealed handgun without a permit|
|Department of Elderly Affairs Amendment||Admin of Gov't||Creates a Department of Elderly Affairs|
|Orleans Parish Tax for Fire and Police Protection||Taxes||Authorizes Orleans Parish to levy an additional ad valorem tax for fire and police protection|
|Mandatory Judicial Retirement Age Amendment||Judiciary||Removes the retirement age requirement from judicial offices|
|Participation in Medicaid Expansion Amendment||Healthcare||Orders the state government to participate in Medicaid expansion offered under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act|
|Public Health Care for People Below Poverty Line Amendment||Healthcare||Requires the state to provide halt care to people living below the federal poverty line|
State of Louisiana
Baton Rouge (capital)
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | State Treasurer | Superintendent of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture and Forestry | Secretary of Natural Resources | Executive Director of the Workforce Commission | Chairman of Public Service Commission |