Michigan Local Initiative and Referendum Initiative (2014)

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The Michigan Local Initiative and Referendum Initiative was not on the November 4, 2014 ballot in Michigan as an initiated constitutional amendment. The measure would have extended the initiative and referendum process to local ordinances and laws making appropriations, authorized signature gathering activities in public places and prohibited legislators from banning paid signature gatherers.[1]

Put the Citizens in Charge filed the initiative with the Secretary of State.[1]



  • Put the Citizens in Charge
  • Citizens in Charge[2]

Path to the ballot

See also: Laws governing the initiative process in Michigan

The initiated constitutional amendment was filed with the Michigan Department of State's Bureau of Elections and was approved for circulation on February 6, 2014. Supporters were required to gather 322,609 signatures and submit them by July 7, 2014.

They did not submit any signatures on the petition drive deadline.[3]

See also

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan Secretary of State, "State of Michigan Statewide Ballot Proposal Status," February 6, 2014
  2. Citizens in Charge, "Michigan Group Launches Pro-Initiative Initiative," February 7, 2014
  3. Michigan Secretary of State, "Personal communication with Melissa Malerman of the Michigan Board of Elections," July 8, 2014