Massachusetts Prohibit Deployment of State National Guard Initiative (2014)
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The Massachusetts Prohibit Deployment of State National Guard Initiative may appear on the November 4, 2014 ballot in Massachusetts as an initiated state statute. The measure would prohibit the Governor from deploying the Massachusetts National Guard outside the state, except for defense of the state or to provide temporary emergency assistance to other states during natural disasters.
Path to the ballot
Supporters submitted the initiative measure signed by ten eligible voters to the Office of the Attorney General, who then certified the measure for circulation. Following, supporters had until November 20, 2013 to obtain and submit 68,911 signatures. Petitioners failed to turn in signatures to the Office of the Secretary of State by the deadline.
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