Michigan 1978 ballot measures
1978 ballot in Michigan.
- Seven passed, while four were defeated.
- Elections on ballot measures took place took place only in the general election in November.
On the ballot
|ABR||Proposal A||Constitutional convention||Call for a constitutional convention|
|IndISS||Proposal B||Law enforcement||Revise standards for grant of parole and to prohibit grant of parole for certain defined crimes|
|Proposal C||Admin of gov't||Authorize deposit of state funds in savings and load associations and credit unions as well as banks|
|Proposal D||Alcohol||Prohibit alcoholic beverages from being sold to, or possessed by a person under the age of 21|
|Proposal E||Taxes||Establishes limits on taxes imposed by legislature and units of local government|
|Proposal G||Unions||Grant Michigan troopers the right to collect bargaining and binding arbitration|
|Proposal H||Education||Prohibit use of property taxes for school operating expenses and establish a voucher system for financing education of students at public and nonpublic schools|
|Proposal J||Taxes||Reduce property tax assessments to establish a maximum 5.6% on the rate of the state income tax|
|Proposal K||Judicial reform||Allow courts to deny bail under certain circumstances involving violent crimes|
|Proposal M||Taxes||Allocate 90 percent of gas tax revenues for general road purposes; replace state highway commission with transportation commission|
|Proposal R||Admin of gov't||Create a railroad redevelopment authority to make loans to railroads|
- List of Michigan ballot measures
- Laws governing the initiative process in Michigan
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Michigan