Oregon 2012 ballot measures

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Nine ballot measures were certified for the 2012 ballot in the state of Oregon.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 77 Admin of gov't Revision to responses to catastrophic disasters; requires approval by a 2/3rds majority Approveda
LRCA Measure 78 Admin of gov't Changes terminology in the state Constitution for the three state gov't branches Approveda
CICA Measure 79 Taxes Would ban real estate transfer taxes. Approveda
CISS Measure 80 Marijuana Would create a cannabis commission to regulate the cultivation and sale of cannabis. Defeatedd
CISS Measure 81 Animal rights Bans Columbia River commercial salmon fishing with gillnets by non-tribal persons, allows seine nets instead. Defeatedd
CICA Measure 82 Gambling Authorizes establishment of privately-owned casinos. Defeatedd
CISS Measure 83 Gambling Authorizes Multnomah County casino. Defeatedd
CISS Measure 84 Taxes Phases out estate and inheritance taxes. Defeatedd
CICA Measure 85 Taxes Allocates corporate income/excise tax "kicker" refund to additionally fund K through 12 public education. Approveda

Not on the ballot

See also: Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Multiple Taxes Initiative Taxes Called for prohibiting legislative delegation of authority to impose or increase charges or fees Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Caged Hens Measure Animal rights Would mandate more room for egg-laying hens Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
VR Same-Sex Marriage Referendum Marriage Would overturn the 2004 ban on same-sex marriage and legalize it throughout the state Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Public Employee Union Funds Initiative Labor Prohibits labor organizations from using funds collected through public employee payroll deductions for specified political purposes Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Local Property Tax Amendment Taxes Allows locally approved tax increases to last for a maximum of 10 years Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Emergency Reserve Fund Amendment State budgets A portion of current kicker tax rebates would be diverted to a rainy day fund Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Studded Tire Ban Initiative Transportation Would ban the use of studded tires. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Public Funding of Abortion Amendment Abortion Would prohibit the use of public funds for abortion services. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Marijuana Legalization Amendment Marijuana Allows adult marijuana use, possession, production, exceptions for public safety. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Deer and Elk Preservation Initiative Hunting Calls for overriding a voter-approved law barring the use of dogs to hunt and pursue cougars. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS No Public Resources To Collect Political Funds Elections Prohibits individuals/entities from using "public resource" to collect funds. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Judicial Elections Initiative Judiciary Prohibits labeling judge as "incumbent" on ballot if study shows advantage. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Motor Vehicle Tax Voter Approval Initiative Taxes Requires voter approval of taxes and fees on motor vehicle use, ownership and fuel. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Right to Private Healthcare Initiative Healthcare Limits the regulation of private healthcare service purchases. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Renewable Energy and Fuel Development and Security Initiative Energy Creates a commission that is authorized to develop, generate, sell, buy, distribute electricity & renewable energy. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Independent Redistricting Commission Initiative Redistricting Repeals legislative redistricting by the legislature. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Complete Ballot Text Initiative Elections Requires that the full text of proposed initiatives appear on the ballot. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Petition Signature Initiative Direct democracy measures Prohibits election laws from excluding qualified voters' signatures on initiative or referendum petitions. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Estate Tax Exemption Initiative Taxes Exempts some income taxpayers and farm and ranch owners from estate tax. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Prohibit Estate Tax Initiative Taxes Prohibits any inheritance or estate taxes on property transferred due to a person's death. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Castle Doctrine Initiative Law enforcement Expands laws allowing defensive use of deadly force against adult trespassers. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Prohibit Estate Tax Initiative Taxes Prohibits estate taxes and any taxes on property transferred between family members. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Cougar Hunting Initiative Hunting Overrides law barring use of dogs to hunt and pursue cougars for sport. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA "Right to Life" Amendment Abortion Recognizes the right to human life. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Corporate Income Tax Increase Initiative (2) Taxes Would raise the corporate income tax rate to 10% on taxable income over $10 million. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Corporate Income and Excise Tax "Kicker" Repeal Initiative Taxes Repeals the corporate income and excise tax "kicker" refund. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Transfer "Kicker" Funds to Rainy Day Fund Initiative Taxes Transfers the corporate income and excise tax "kicker" refund to the Oregon Rainy Day Fund. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Personal Income Tax "Kicker" Repeal Initiative Taxes Would eliminate personal income tax "kicker" refund for taxpayers in top one percent adjusted gross income. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS New Income Tax Brackets Initiative (3) Taxes Would create new tax brackets for annual income $125,000 to $500,000, over $500,000. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Tax Expenditures Limits Initiative (2) Taxes Limits "tax expenditures" each biennium to amount of General Fund budget. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Public Employee Payroll Deductions (2) Labor and unions Allows for public employees' negotiations for and use of voluntary payroll deductions. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

Local ballot measures

See also: Local ballot measure elections in 2012

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  1. Confirmed with Oregon SOS-Elections Division via phone on 1-21-2011