Utah 2014 ballot measures

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Three ballot measures were certified for the 2014 ballot in the state of Utah. One was approved, while the other two were defeated.

The filing deadline for initiatives in Utah was April 15, 2014. One initiated state statute was proposed, but it was withdrawn before the filing deadline.

Utah’s 2014 legislative session ran from January 27 to March 14, 2014. The Utah Legislature placed three referred measures on the ballot.

Historical facts

  • Between 1996 and 2013, an average of four measures appeared annually on the ballot in Utah. Therefore, 2014 was a below-average year, based on the number of certified measures.
  • From 1996 to 2014, the number of measures on statewide ballots ranged from one to seven.
  • Between 1996 and 2014, 39 of 45, or 85 percent, of Utah ballot measures have been approved by voters; therefore, 2014 was a highly unusual year with its approval rate of only 33 percent.
  • Conversely, seven of 45, or 15 percent, of measures have been defeated since 1996.

On the ballot

See also: 2014 ballot measures

November 4:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment A Admin of Gov't Eliminates provision limiting membership on the State Tax Commission to no more than two members of the same political party Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment B State Exec Removes the requirement that an appointed lieutenant governor stand for election in the next regular general election following his or her appointment Approveda
LRCA Amendment C State Exec Authorizes the Lieutenant Governor, State Auditor, and State Treasurer each to appoint legal counsel Defeatedd

Not on the ballot

See also: Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Count My Vote Initiative Elections and campaigns Changes state system of nominating political candidates Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Process of Recall Amendment Recall measures Allows voters to recall certain statewide officials Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

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