Michigan 2006 ballot measures

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Five statewide ballot questions were on the November 2006 ballot in the state of Michigan.

  • Three measures passed, while two were defeated.
  • Five measures were not on the November ballot.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposal 1 Admin of gov't Constitutional Separation of DNR-fee-collection from general fund. Approveda
CICA Proposal 2 Affirmative action Ban certain types of government "affirmative action" programs. ApprovedaOverturnedot
VR Proposal 3 Hunting Establishment of hunting season for mourning doves Defeatedd
LRCA Proposal 4 Eminent domain Restricted the use of eminent domain so that it may not be used for helping private developers Approveda
IndISS Proposal 5 Education Guarantees schools and universities a 5% or inflation-measured funding increase every year Defeatedd

Not on the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Single Business Tax Repeal Taxes move up the SBT Repeal date from 2009 to Dec. 31, 2007 Passed by legislature
CICA Minimum Wage Increase Minimum wage Increased the minimum wage to $6.25 Passed by legislature
CICA Stop Overspending Taxes Would limit state spending increases to inflation plus population growth Petitions not certified
CISS End Alumni and VIP Preferences Initiative Education Showed weakness of Proposal 2 Petitions not submitted
CICA Michigan Personhood Amendment Abortion Define "life" at the moment of conception through Constitutional Amendment Petitions not submitted

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