Maine 2011 ballot measures

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Four statewide ballot questions appeared on the November 8, 2011 ballot in the state of Maine.

The signature filing deadline for the 2011 ballot in Maine was January 20, 2011. A minimum of 58,054 signatures were required for proposed initiatives. A final total of 5 initiatives were approved for circulation, however only 2 met the deadline.

On the ballot

See also: 2011 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
VR Question 1 Elections and campaigns Would overturn a law dealing with same-day voting registration. Approveda
IndISS Question 2 Gambling Amend laws governing deadline for approval of second racino and allow another tribal racino. Defeatedd
IndISS Question 3 Gambling Regarding establishing a slot machine facility. Defeatedd
LRCA Question 4 Redistricting Would change the years of redistricting the Maine Legislature. Approveda

Not on the ballot

See also: Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

The following measures did not appear on the ballot:

Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Medical Marijuana Question Marijuana Would allow for cultivation and possession of medical marijuana. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
IndISS Prohibition Repeal Question Marijuana Would repeal the prohibition of marijuana in the state. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
IndISS Political Campaign Question Elections and campaigns Regarding political campaign promises in the state. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA State Officials Election Amendment Admin. of gov't. Voters to decide whether state officers should be elected by the public at the polls. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Wildlife Agency Funding Amendment Environment Allocate 1.25% of sales tax to the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

Local ballot measures

See also: Local ballot measure elections in 2012

No local measures were identified for 2011. Read about local happenings here.

See also

Maine

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