2008 ballot measures

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In 2008, 174 statewide ballot propositions were voted on in 37 different states, including 153 ballot measures that appeared on the November 4 ballot.

Ballot measures appeared on ballots as initiatives, referenda, commission referrals, legislative referrals and automatic referrals.

Altogether, 104 propositions were approved and 70 defeated for a win/loss ratio of about 60%. Initiated measures had a lower approval rating--only about 40% of initiatives were approved.

Overview pages

Statistical summary of 2008 election results

Initiated measures

This chart includes all initiated measures on 2008 ballots, including those prior to November.

Type of ballot measure How many on 2008 ballot? 2008 wins 2008 losses
Initiated constitutional amendment 30 12 18
Initiated state statute 38 14 24
Veto referendum 6 5 1
Total 74 31 43

Legislative and other referrals

This chart includes all referred measures on 2008 ballots, including those prior to November.

Type of ballot measure How many on 2008 ballot? How many won? How many lost?
Legislatively-referred constitutional amendment 77 54 23
Legislatively-referred state statute 15 14 1
Automatic ballot referral 3 0 3
Commission referral 5 3 2
Total 100 71 29

By state

Alabama

See also: Alabama 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 State spending Revisions in the existing Education Rainy Day Account Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Judicial reform Establish the Shelby County Judicial Commission Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Taxes Levy a tax on Limestone County residents that have annexed into the City of Madison Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Admin of gov't Municipalities that are not in Blount County may not annex territory without vote Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Judicial reform State legislature allowed to set court costs in Russell County Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 6 Admin. of gov't. Rules about how people are chosen for the Tuskegee utility board. Approveda

Alaska

See also: Alaska 2008 ballot measures

August 26:

Type Title Subject Description Result
CSS Measure 1 Gaming Establish an Alaskan Gaming Commission Defeatedd
CSS Measure 2 Animal Rights Prohibits shooting of wolves and grizzly bears by aircraft Defeatedd
CISS Measure 3 Elections and campaigns Public funding for state political races Defeatedd
CISS Measure 4 Environment Clean Water Protection Defeatedd

November 4:

Type Title Subject Description Result
BI Proposition A Transportation $315 million bond for transportation projects Approveda

Arizona

See also: Arizona 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Proposition 100 Property Taxes Block the legislature from enacting a real estate transfer tax Approveda
CICA Proposition 101 Health / Medical Guarantee that Arizonans can choose their own health care Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 102 Marriage Amends the constitution to recognize marriage as only between one man and one woman Approveda
CICA Proposition 105 Initiative and Referendum Initiatives imposing taxes would require support from a majority of qualified electors. Defeatedd
CICA Proposition 200 Business Regulations Business-sponsored reforms in the payday loan industry Defeatedd
CISS Proposition 201 Property Rights Establishes a minimum 10-year warranty on new homes. Defeatedd
CISS Proposition 202 Immigration Increases penalties on cash-based businesses who bypass current laws. Defeatedd
Commission Proposition 300 Legislature Raises legislator salaries from $24,000 to $30,000 Defeatedd

Arkansas

See also: Arkansas 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment 1 Administration of government Gives the legislature the power to determine who can be a voting official, removes outdated language from the constitution Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment 2 Administration of government No legislative appropriation shall last longer than a year and the general assembly shall meet in even-numbered years for 30-day budget sessions Approveda
CICA Proposed Constitutional Amendment 3 Gaming Establishes a state lottery to fund college scholarships Approveda
CSS Proposed Initiative 1 Marriage Bans adopting or placing minors in foster care with individuals cohabiting with a sexual partner outside of marriage ApprovedaOverturnedot[1]
LRSS Referred Question 1 Bonds $300 million bond for various water, irrigation, wetlands and flood control projects. Approveda

California

See also: California 2008 ballot propositions

February 5

See also: California 2008 presidential primary election results
Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Proposition 91 Transportation Transportation funding Defeatedd
CICA/SS Proposition 92 Education Community College funding Defeatedd
CICA Proposition 93 Term limits Soften term limits Defeatedd
VR Proposition 94 Gambling Adds new slot machines, gives higher % of gambling revenues to state government Approveda
VR Proposition 95 Gambling Adds new slot machines, gives higher % of gambling revenues to state government Approveda
VR Proposition 96 Gambling Adds new slot machines, gives higher % of gambling revenues to state government Approveda
VR Proposition 97 Gambling Adds new slot machines, gives higher % of gambling revenues to state government Approveda

June 3

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Proposition 98 Eminent domain Bar state from condemning or damaging private property for private uses Defeatedd
CICA Proposition 99 Eminent domain Bar gov't from using eminent domain to acquire an owner-occupied residence Approveda

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
LBM Proposition 1A Bonds $9.95 billion in bonds for high-speed rail Approveda
CISS Proposition 2 Animal rights Regulations on animal confinement practices Approveda
CISS Proposition 3 Bonds $980 million in bonds for children’s hospitals. Approveda
CICA Proposition 4 Abortion Waiting period and parental notification before minors obtain abortions Defeatedd
CISS Proposition 5 Law enforcement Treatment for youth; rehab and shorter parole for nonviolent adult drug offenders Defeatedd
CISS Proposition 6 Law enforcement Increase crime prevention programs, harsher penalties on crime Defeatedd
CISS Proposition 7 Environment Promotes use of alternative fuels Defeatedd
CICA Proposition 8 Marriage Eliminates the right of same-sex couples to marry ApprovedaOverturnedot
CICA/SS Proposition 9 Law enforcement Laws governing treatment crime victims and parole procedures Approveda
CISS Proposition 10 Environment $5 billion in bonds for alternative fuels Defeatedd
CICA/SS Proposition 11 Redistricting Independent commission to draw legislative district boundaries Approveda
LBM Proposition 12 Bonds $900 million in bonds for home, farm purchasing assistance for vets Approveda

Colorado

See also: Colorado 2008 ballot measures

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Initiative 46 Affirm action Prohibits state and local government agencies from discriminatory and preferential treatment Defeatedd
CICA Initiative 47 Labor Bans union contracts under which membership and dues are required Defeatedd
CICA Initiative 48 Abortion Defines of 'person' to include any fertilized egg, embryo or fetus Defeatedd
CICA Initiative 49 Paycheck Bars payroll deductions to benefit private organizations Defeatedd
CICA Initiative 50 Gambling Allows certain municipalities to extend hours of limited gaming operations, increase maximum bet Approveda
CISS Initiative 51 Taxes Increases state sales tax to fund services for developmentally disabled Defeatedd
CICA Initiative 52 Taxes Increases severance tax, creates the Colorado Transportation Trust Fund Defeatedd
CICA Initiative 54 Elections Closes a remaining loophole in Colorado election law by banning the practice of "Pay to Play" Approveda
CISS Initiative 58 Taxes Eliminates tax credit for property taxes paid for payers of the severance tax Defeatedd
CICA Initiative 59 Taxes Creates state education fund savings account Defeatedd
LRCA Referendum L Elections Lowers the age of a candidate for the Colorado House and Senate from 25 to 21 Defeatedd
LRCA Referendum M Constitutions Eliminates obsolete provisions in the constitution about land value increases Approveda
LRCA Referendum N Constitutions Eliminates obsolete provisions in the constitution about intoxicating liquor Approveda
LRCA Referendum O Direct democracy Changes signature requirements for qualifying an initiated constitutional amendment for the ballot Defeatedd

Connecticut

See also: Connecticut 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
ConCon Question 1 Elections Asks voters whether they want a constitutional convention to take place Defeatedd
LRCA Question 2 Elections Lowers age for voting in primaries to 17 Approveda


Florida

See also: Florida 2008 ballot measures

January 29

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Taxes Provides portability to the Save Our Homes property tax cap Approveda

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Immigration Deletes provisions authorizing Legislature to regulate or prohibit real estate transactions of aliens ineligible for citizenship Defeatedd
CICA Amendment 2 Marriage Definse marriage as the union of one man and one woman, husband and wife, no other union is valid or recognized Approveda
CR Amendment 3 Taxes Excludes certain improvements from being considered in property value assessment for taxation purposes Approveda
CR Amendment 4 Taxes Provides property tax exemptions for lands that fall under conservation laws Approveda
CR Amendment 6 Taxes Bases tax assessment of waterfront property on current use Approveda
CR Amendment 8 Taxes Authorizes counties to levy local option sales taxes for community college funding, subject to voter approval. Defeatedd


Georgia

See also: Georgia 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Environment Special assessment and taxation of forest lands and assistance grants to local government. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Education Allows local units of government to use education property taxes to fund development projects. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Admin of gov't Infrastructure development districts as authorized by local governments. Defeatedd


Hawaii

See also: Hawaii 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
ConCon Question 1 Convention Would decide whether to hold a constitutional convention Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 1 Admin of gov't Would reduce the age at which someone can be elected Governor or Lt. Governor from 30 to 25 years old Defeatedd


Illinois

See also: Illinois 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LR Illinois Constitutional Convention ConCon Whether or not to hold a constitutional convention Defeatedd


Iowa

See also: Iowa 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment Question Admin of gov't The wording in the Constitution "idiot or insane person" was changed to "person adjudged mentally incompetent to vote." Approveda


Louisiana

See also: Louisiana 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Term limits Term limits for members of public boards and commissions Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Admin of gov't Notice of a special legislative session must take place at least seven days before it starts Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Admin of gov't Temporary successors to state legislators called to active military duty Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Taxes Allocate more of severance tax to parishes Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 5 Eminent domain Transfers of special assessments Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 6 Eminent domain Rules regarding state's taking of private land Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 7 Spending Authorize the investment in equities of monies of the state and a political subdivision Defeatedd


Maine

See also: Maine 2008 ballot measures

June 10

Type Title Subject Description Result
BI Question 1 Bond Issues Issues $29,725,000 in bonds for water quality requirements, dam rehabilitation and transportation improvements Approveda

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
VR Question 1 Taxes Repeals tax bill to fund the Dirigo Health Plan through beverage taxes Approveda
IndISS Question 2 Gambling Allows the establishment of a casino in Oxford County Defeatedd
BI Question 3 Water Issues $3.4 million in bonds for drinking water and wastewater treatment facility funds Approveda


Maryland

See also: Maryland 2008 ballot measures

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Elections Allows legislature to provide for early voting (within two weeks of an election) Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Gambling Authorizes adding 15,000 slot machines at five locations Approveda

Massachusetts

See also: Massachusetts 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Question 1 Taxes Repeal state income tax Defeatedd
IndISS Question 2 Marijuana policy Decriminalize small amounts of marijuana Approveda
IndISS Question 3 Animal rights Prohibit (professional) dog racing Approveda


Michigan

See also: Michigan 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Proposal 1 Marijuana Allow medical use of marijuana Approveda
CICA Proposal 2 Stem Cells Stem cell research on discarded embryos authorized Approveda

Minnesota

See also: Minnesota 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Constitutional Amendment Taxes Sales tax increase of three eighths of one percent for various environment and art funds Approveda


Missouri

See also: Missouri 2008 ballot measures

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 English Establishes English as the official language of all governmental meetings where policy is discussed or decided. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Water Amends constitution relating to storm water control finance provisions Approveda
CISS Proposition A Gambling Provides new revenues for schools by increasing the state tax on casinos to 21% and eliminating Missouri's current $500 loss limit for individual gambling losses Approveda
CISS Proposition B Healthcare Creates a Missouri Quality Homecare Council for recruiting, training, and stabilizing the home care workforce Approveda
CISS Proposition C Energy Requires utility companies to use an increased amount of renewable energy Approveda

Montana

See also: Montana 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA C-44 Government Administration Up to 25% of certain public funds can be invested in private corporate capital stock Defeatedd
CISS I-155 Healthcare Health care programs to include uninsured children Approveda
LRSS LR-118 Education Continue a tax to help support the Montana University System Approveda


Nebraska

See also: Nebraska 2008 ballot measures

May 13

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Administration of government Permits certain cities to invest public endowment funds in the same manner as would a prudent investor. Approveda

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Initiative 424 Affirmative action Prohibits race- and gender-based admissions and hiring decisions. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 1 Administration of government Would allow funds for municipal economic development to come from sources other than general taxes, if local voters approve Defeatedd


Nevada

See also: Nevada 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Voting requirements Residency requirements for voting in Nevada Defeatedd
CICA Question 2 Eminent domain Government agencies prohibited from taking land from one private owner to give to another private owner Approveda
LRCA Question 3 Tax exemptions Laws governing sales and use tax exemptions Approveda
LRSS Question 4 Sales tax and voter approval Administration, collection, or enforcement on certain aircraft and aircraft components Defeatedd


New Jersey

See also: New Jersey 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Bond issues Voter approval required for times that government agencies borrow money Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Judicial reform Alternative ways of choosing judges for regional municipal courts Defeatedd

New Mexico

See also: New Mexico 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Elections Allow some school boards to have 9 members; allow voting for school board by mail-in ballot Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Admin of gov't Allow for midterm salary increases for county officers Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 3 Admin of gov't Require confirmation of Cabinet Secretaries at the beginning of each term of a Governor Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Elections Allow school elections to be held at the same time as nonpartisan elections. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Admin of gov't Governor shall fill a Lt. Gov. vacancy by appointment with consent of Senate. Approveda
BI Bond Question 1 Bond issues $14,725,000 bond for senior citizen facility improvements Approveda
BI Bond Question 2 Bond issues $11,019,000 for library acquisition Approveda
BI Bond Question 3 Bond issues $57,925,000 for health facility improvements Approveda
BI Bond Question 4 Bond issues $140,133,000 bond for higher ed and special ed enhancements Approveda

New York

See also: New York 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposal 1 Admin of gov't Eliminate the current requirement that in order to qualify for additional credit on civil service examinations, disabled veterans must be receiving disability payments Approveda

North Dakota

See also: North Dakota 2008 ballot measures

June 3

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Constitutional Measure 1 Legislature Removes prohibition on appointing a member of the Legislative Assembly to state offices established by the state’s constitution Defeatedd

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Constitutional Measure 1 Gov't Finances Establishes permanent oil tax trust fund from oil and gas tax revenue exceeding 100 million dollars per biennium Defeatedd
CISS Initiated Statutory Measure 2 Taxes Lowers corporate income tax rates 15 percent, resident and nonresident tax rates by 50 percent Defeatedd
CISS Initiated Statutory Measure 3 Tobacco Establishes tobacco prevention and control advisory committee Approveda
CISS Initiated Statutory Measure 4 Admin of Gov't Makes Workforce Safety and Insurance agency director appointed by Governor Approveda

Ohio

See also: Ohio 2008 ballot measures

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Issue 1 Direct Democracy Changes deadline for submitting signatures on initiatives from 90 days pre-election to 125 days pre-election Approveda
LRCA Issue 2 Bonds Authorizes $400 million in bonds for environmental conservation, preservation and revitalization purposes Approveda
LRCA Issue 3 Property Protects private property rights in ground water, lakes, and other watercourses Approveda
VR Issue 5 Business Caps interest rate payday lenders can charge Approveda
CICA Issue 6 Gambling Allows one $600,000,000 resort casino in Ohio Defeatedd

Oklahoma

See also: Oklahoma 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA State Question 735 Taxes Exemption for household personal property tax for certain disabled veterans. Approveda
LRCA State Question 741 Taxes Would require a person or a business to file an application the first time in order to have a property tax exemption. Approveda
LRCA State Question 742 Hunting Would give all people of the state the right to hunt, trap, fish and take game and fish, subject to reasonable regulation. Approveda
LRCA State Question 743 Alcohol Would allow certain winemakers to sell directly to retail package stores and restaurants in Oklahoma. Approveda

Oregon

See also: Oregon 2008 ballot measures

May 20:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 51 Victims' rights Enforcement of constitutional rights of crime victims Approveda
LRCA Measure 52 Victims' rights Constitutional rights of crime victims Approveda
LRCA Measure 53 Judiciary Provisions governing civil forfeitures related to crimes Approveda

November 4:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 54 Elections Voting eligibility for school board elections Approveda
LRCA Measure 55 Legislatures Operative dates of legislative redistricting Approveda
LRCA Measure 56 Tax votes Remove supermajority requirement for approving property tax votes Approveda
LRSS Measure 57 Law enforcement Sentences for drug trafficking, theft against elderly, and specific repeat property and identity theft crimes, more. Approveda
CISS Measure 58 Education Requires english immersion for non-english speaking students Defeatedd
CISS Measure 59 Taxes Federal income taxes fully deductible on state return Defeatedd
CISS Measure 60 Education "Teacher compensation must be based on classroom performance" Defeatedd
CISS Measure 61 Judiciary "Mandatory sentences for drug dealers, identity thieves, burglars and car thieves" Defeatedd
CICA Measure 62 State budget "15% of lottery profits for crime prevention, investigation and prosecution" Defeatedd
CISS Measure 63 Property Minor improvements to property without building permit Defeatedd
CISS Measure 64 Labor Prohibit taxpayer-funded resources to collect political funds Defeatedd
CISS Measure 65 Elections Voters able to vote in all state and local partisan elections, regardless of party affiliation. Defeatedd

Pennsylvania

See also: Pennsylvania 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
BI Referendum Bond issue Allows state government to borrow $400 million to give direct grants (up to $200 million) and loans to municipalities for sewer and water improvements Approveda


Rhode Island

See also: Rhode Island 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LBM State Question 1 Bond issues Authorize the Rhode Island state government to borrow $87,215,000 for improvements to infrastructure Approveda
LBM State Question 2 Bond issues Authorize the Rhode Island state government to borrow $2,500,000 in order to buy land for open space, recreation, and conservation Approveda

South Carolina

See also: South Carolina 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Constitutional language Age of consent Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Public finance State gov't employee retirement funds and equity securities Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 3 Public finance Local gov't employee retirement funds and equity securities Defeatedd

South Dakota

See also: South Dakota 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Initiated Measure 9 Business regulation Regulate some practices of financial businesses Defeatedd
CISS Initiated Measure 10 Taxpayer-funded lobbying Proposes to end taxpayer-funded lobbying Defeatedd
CISS Initiated Measure 11 Abortion New restrictions on abortion Defeatedd
LRCA Constitutional Amendment G Administration of government Repeal certain reimbursement restrictions for travel by legislators. Defeatedd
LRCA Constitutional Amendment H Business regulation Repeal certain provisions of the State Constitution relating to corporations. Defeatedd
LRCA Constitutional Amendment I Administration of government Provide for a maximum of forty legislative days each year. Approveda
LRCA Constitutional Amendment J Term limits Eliminate term limits for legislators. Defeatedd

Utah

See also: Utah 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment A Admin. of gov't. Revises Executive Officer succession provisions Approveda
LRCA Amendment B State budget Permanent state trust fund Approveda
LRCA Amendment C State legislature Changes beginning of state legislative sessions from third Monday in January to fourth Monday in January Approveda
LRCA Amendment D Redistricting Clarifies when the legislature can divide state into districts. Approveda
LRCA Amendment E State budget Authorizes the state to subscribe to stocks and bonds. Approveda

Washington

See also: Washington 2008 ballot measures

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
ITP Initiative 985 Transportation Opens high-occupancy vehicle lanes to all traffic during specified hours, requires traffic light synchronization, increases roadside assistance funding, and dedicates certain revenues to traffic-flow purposes Defeatedd
ITP Initiative 1000 Assisted Death Allows terminally ill adults access to lethal medication under some circumstances Approveda
ITP Initiative 1029 Labor Requires people who work with the elderly and disabled to be trained and certified to do so Approveda

Wisconsin

See also: Wisconsin 2008 ballot measures

April 1

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 State Exec Limits the ability of the Governor to veto words and numbers on appropriations bills Approveda


Wyoming

See also: Wyoming 2008 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment A Administration of Government Clarifies and "modernizes" the oath of office taken by elected and appointed officials Approveda
LRCA Amendment B Direct democracy measures Change the distribution requirement for petition signatures for initiatives and referenda Defeatedd

State-by-state chart

If you click on the link below for the state you're interested in, you'll find an article listing all the ballot measures underway in that state. In turn, if you click on those links, you learn about each individual initiative--the ballot measure's status, funding, its full text, and who is supporting and opposing it.

See also: 2008 ballot initiatives by state for a discussion by state of initiated measures only.

State Pre-Nov. initiatives Nov. initiatives Referenda Pre-Nov. referrals[2] Nov. referrals November total 2008 total
Alabama 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 6 6 6
Alaska 2008 ballot measures 4 0 0 0 1 1 5
Arizona 2008 ballot measures 0 6 0 0 2 8 8
Arkansas 2008 ballot measures 0 2 0 0 3 5 5
California 2008 ballot propositions 5 10 4 0 2 12 21
Colorado 2008 ballot measures 0 10 0 0 4 14 14
Connecticut 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 2 2 2
Florida 2008 ballot measures 0 1 0 1 5 6 7
Georgia 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 3 3 3
Hawaii 2008 ballot measures NA NA 0 0 2 2 2
Idaho 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Illinois 2008 ballot measures 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Iowa 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 1 1 1
Louisiana 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 7 7 7
Maine 2008 ballot measures 0 1 1 1 0 2 3
Maryland 2008 ballot measures NA NA 0 0 2 2 2
Massachusetts 2008 ballot measures 0 3 0 0 0 3 3
Michigan 2008 ballot measures 0 2 0 0 0 2 2
Minnesota 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 1 1 1
Missouri 2008 ballot measures 0 3 0 0 2 5 5
Montana 2008 ballot measures 0 1 0 0 2 3 3
Nebraska 2008 ballot measures 0 1 0 1 1 2 3
Nevada 2008 ballot measures 0 1 0 0 3 4 4
New Jersey 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 2 2 2
New Mexico 2008 ballot measures NA NA 0 0 9 9 9
New York 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 1 1 1
North Dakota 2008 ballot measures 0 3 0 1 1 4 5
Ohio 2008 ballot measures 0 1 1 0 3 5 5
Oklahoma 2008 ballot measures 0 0 0 0 4 4 4
Oregon 2008 ballot measures 0 8 0 3 4 12 15
Pennsylvania 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 1 1 1
Rhode Island 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 2 2 2
South Carolina 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 0 3 3 3
South Dakota 2008 ballot measures 0 3 0 0 4 7 7
Utah 2008 ballot measures 0 0 0 0 5 5 5
Washington 2008 ballot measures 0 3 0 0 0 3 3
Wisconsin 2008 ballot measures NA NA NA 1 0 0 1
Wyoming 2008 ballot measures 0 0 0 0 2 2 2
Total 9 59 4/2 8 91 153 174

External links

Links to state voter guides

Additional reading

References

  1. This measure was officially overturned by the Arkansas Supreme Court in April 2011
  2. This column includes legislative referrals, automatic referrals and commission referrals