The Montana Trapping Ban on Public Lands Initiative
is an initiated state statute
that may appear in the general election
on November 4, 2014
. The measure would prohibit trapping of certain animals by private individuals on any public lands within the state of Montana. The measure is sponsored by Timothy Provow.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Montana signature requirements
To gain ballot access for the November 2014 ballot, supporters need to collect valid signatures from ten percent of the total number of votes cast for governor in the last gubernatorial general election, including ten percent of the voters in each of forty legislative house districts. In addition, those signatures need to be submitted by the petition drive deadline on June 20, 2014.