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Michigan 1968 ballot measures

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Eight statewide ballot propositions were on the 1968 ballot in Michigan.
  • Five passed, while three were defeated.
  • All eight measures were put there through a vote of the Michigan State Legislature.
  • Elections on ballot measures took place both in August and in the general election in November.

On the ballot


Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposal 1 Judiciary Establish judicial tenure commission Approveda
LRCA Proposal 2 Admin of gov't Require legislature to create state officers compensation commission Approveda
LRCA Proposal 3 Judiciary Define manner of filling judicial vacancies Approveda


Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposal 1 Taxes Permit state to impose graduate income tax Defeatedd
VR Proposal 2 Admin of gov't Whether to establish of daylight savings time in Michigan Defeatedd
LRSS Proposal 3 Bonds Bonds for prevention and abatement of water pollution Approveda
LRSS Proposal 4 Bonds Bonds for public recreation Approveda
LRCA Proposal 5 Admin of gov't Allow members of state legislature to run for other offices during term Defeatedd

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