South Carolina 2012 ballot measures

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One statewide ballot measure was certified for the 2012 statewide ballot in the state of South Carolina.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Admin of gov't Requires governor to select running mate for lt. governor. Approveda

Not on the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Initiative and Referendum Amendment Admin of gov't Permit the enactment of laws and constitutional amendments by initiative petition Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Recall Amendment Admin of gov't Would allow citizens to recall officials by initiative petition. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Term Limit Amendment Term limits Would limit state legislators to 16 years in office. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

Local ballot measures

See also: Local ballot measure elections in 2012

No local measures have been identified for 2012. Read about local happenings here.

History

Since 2000, South Carolina voters have considered 21 ballot measures. Of these 21, all 17 have passed. Historically, South Carolina ballot measures have focused a wide variety of issues with tax, spending, budget issues being most common. Other notable measures include 2010's hunting amendment and 2006's traditional marriage amendment.

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