Maine 2000 ballot measures
November 7, 2000 ballot in Maine in what turned out to be an exceptionally bad year for statewide ballot measures in that state.Six statewide ballot questions were on the
- Three were citizen-initiated measures.
- Two were proposed amendments to the Maine Constitution.
- One was a statute (law) referred to the ballot by the Maine legislature.
On the ballot
|CISS||Question 1||Assisted suicide||Ill patients may request medication to end their life in a humane and dignified manner.|
|CISS||Question 2||Business regulation||Require owners of timberland to obtain a permit from the Maine Forest Service.|
|CISS||Question 3||Gambling||Regulatory program to be administered by the State Police for the use of video lottery terminals.|
|Question 4||Property tax||Legislature to provide for the property tax assessment of waterfront land.|
|Question 5||Admin. of gov't||Remove the current prohibition on voting by persons who are under guardianship for reasons of mental illness.|
|LRSS||Question 6||Civil rights||Unlawful to discriminate against individuals based on their sexual orientation.|
- 2000 ballot measures
- List of Maine ballot measures
- Laws governing the initiative process in Maine
- Maine Legislature
- November 2000 ballot questions in Maine
- Citizen's guide to the November 2000 ballot questions in Maine
- November 2000 election results, Maine ballot questions