No citizen initiatives scheduled to appear on Utah 2010 ballot
By Bailey Ludlam
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah: The Utah 2010 ballot is set. Despite five initiatives having filed with state officials, none were certified for this year's ballot. All four measures scheduled to appear on the ballot were legislatively-referred constitutional amendment. Two pertain to election issues, one addresses taxes and the other refers to amendments to the state government's administration.
The Utah Ethics Commission Initiative, which was initially proposed for the 2010 ballot, has filed signatures in an attempt to qualify for the 2012 statewide ballot. The proposed initiative is similar to Utah Independent Ethics Commission, Amendment D which will appear on the ballot in 2010.
November 2, 2010 ballot measures: November 2:
|Amendment A||Labor and unions||Extend the right to Utah citizens to use a secret ballot|
|Amendment B||Elections||Amends and clarifies legislative residency requirements|
|Amendment C||Taxes||Creates a property tax exemption for water facilities|
|Amendment D||Admin of gov't||Establishes Utah's first independent ethics commission|