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{{tnr}}This page contains potential statewide ballot meausures that have been '''filed''', are being '''reviewed''' or have begun '''circulation''' to obtain signatures for it to be placed on a [[2010 ballot measures|2010 primary or general election ballot]].
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==Alaska==
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:: ''[[Alaska 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| {{iiss}} || [[Alaska Personhood of Unborn Children Act (2010)]]||[[:Category:Abortion, Alaska|Abortion]] || Personhood of unborn children from beginning stages || ''filed''
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| {{iiss}} || [[Alaska Gas Reserve Tax Levy (2010)]]||[[:Category:Environment, Alaska|Environment]] ||Levying a tax on certain gas reserves || ''filed''
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| {{iiss}} || [[Alaska Property Tax Exemption Act (2010)]]||[[:Category:Property tax, Alaska|Property tax]] ||Act increasing the maximum residential property exemption || ''filed''
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| {{iiss}} || [[Alaska Parental Involvement Act (2010)]]||[[:Category:Abortion, Alaska|Abortion]] ||An Act relating to parental involvement for a minor’s abortion || ''filed''
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| {{iiss}} || [[Alaska Enrichment from Public Office Act (2010)]]||[[:Category:Administration of government, Alaska|Admin. of gov't]] ||Outlaw one’s personal use of public office to enrich one’s self || ''filed''
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==Arizona==
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:: ''[[Arizona 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|{{lrca}} || [[Prop 13 Arizona (2010)|Prop 13 Arizona]] || [[:Category:Tax reform, Arizona|Tax reform]] || Limit valuation increases to 2% per year || ''filed''
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|{{lrca}} || [[Arizona Limit Photo Radar (2010)|Limit Photo Radar]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin of gov't]] || Limit the use of photo radar systems || ''filed''
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|{{lrca}} || [[Arizona Reform the Initiative Process Amendment (2010)|Initiative Process]] || [[:Category:Initiative rights, Arizona|Initiative rights]] || Reduce signatures needed for initiative || ''filed''
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Civil Rights Amendment (2010)|Civil Rights Initiative]] || [[:Category:Affirmative action, Arizona|Affirmative action]] || Ban preferential acceptance to employment || ''filed''
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Racino Amendment (2010)|Racino Amendment]] || [[:Category:Gambling, Arizona|Gambling]] || Allow racinos in Arizona || ''filed''
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Sales Tax Increase (2010)|Sales Tax Increase]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Arizona|Tax]] || Increase state sales tax || ''filed''
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Medical Marijuana Question, 2010|Medical Marijuana]] || [[:Category:Marijuana, Arizona|Marijuana]] || Medical marijuana to be used on patients if approved || ''filed''
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| [[initiated constitutional amendment|CICA]] || [[Arizona Civil Partnerships Measure (2010)|Civil Partnerships]] || [[:Category:Marriage, Arizona|Marriage]] ||  Same-sex couples right to enter civil partnerships || ''filed''
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==Arkansas==
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:: ''[[Arkansas 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|{{ica}} || [[Arkansas Secret Ballot Amendment (2010)| Secret Ballot Amendment]] || [[::Category:Labor, Arkansas|Labor]]|| Require that union elections be conducted by secret ballot || ''filed''
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| {{ica}}|| [[Arkansas Length of Terms for County Officials Amendment (2010)|Length of Terms Amendment]] || [[::Category:Administration of government, Arkansas|Admin. of gov't]]|| Extend the length of terms for county officials || ''filed''
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| {{ica}}|| [[Arkansas Seven Casinos Initiative (2010)|Seven Casinos Initiative]] ||[[::Category:Gambling, Arkansas|Gambling]]  || Allow Arkansas Hotels and Entertainment to own and operate seven casinos || ''filed''
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| {{ica}}|| [[Arkansas Child Neglect Investigation Reform Initiative (2010)|Child Neglect Initiative]] || [[::Category:Civil rights, Arkansas|Civil rights]] || Provide a clear definition of “best interests of the child || ''filed''
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==Colorado==
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:: ''[[Colorado 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| {{ica}} || [[Colorado Global Day Without Violence Initiative (2010)]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Colorado|Admin of gov't]]  || Establishes a global day without violence every year on January 1 || ''filed''
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| {{ica}} || [[Colorado Elections to Fill Vacancies Initiative (2010)]] || [[:Category:Election reform, Colorado|Election reform]] || Requires a vote by the people when filling vacant seats of elected officials || ''filed''
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| {{ica}} || [[Colorado Motor Vehicle, Income, and Telecommunications Taxes and Fees Amendment (2010)]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Colorado|Taxes]] || Makes amendments to current vehicle, income and telecommunications taxes and fees || ''filed''
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| {{ica}} || [[Colorado Gay Marriage Amendment (2010)]] || [[:Category:Marriage, Colorado|Marriage]] || Recognizes marriage as a union between any two consenting adults || ''filed''
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| {{ica}} || [[Colorado Fetal Personhood Amendment (2010)]] || [[:Category:Abortion, Colorado|Abortion]] || Applies the term 'person' to every human being from the beginning of biological development  || ''gathering signatures''
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| {{ica}} || [[Colorado Save Our Secret Ballot (2010)]] || [[:Category:Labor, Colorado|Labor]] || Protects the right to secret ballots in federal, state, and union representation elections || ''filed''
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| || [[Colorado Beer and Wine Sales Initiative (2010)]] || [[:Category:Alcohol, Colorado|Alcohol]] || Allow beer and wine sales in grocery stores || ''filed''
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==Florida==
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:: ''[[Florida 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|{{lrca}} || [[Florida Secret Ballot Amendment (2010)]] || [[:Category:Labor, Florida|Labor]] || Guarantees workers in Florida the secret ballot
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| {{ica}} || [[Florida Medical Marijuana Initiative (2010)]] || [[:Category:Marijuana, Florida|Marijuana]]  || 
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|{{ica}} || [[Florida Smarter Growth Land Use Initiative (2010)]] || [[:Category:Property rights, Florida|Property rights]] || Requires voter approval for local land-use plans only if 10 percent of local voters sign a petition
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| {{ica}} || [[Florida Property Tax Cap Initiative (2010)]]  || [[:Category:Property tax, Florida|Property tax]] || Total property tax shall never exceed 1.35% of the highest taxable value of the property
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| {{lrca}} || [[Florida Health Care Freedom Act (2010)]] || [[:Category:Health care, Florida|Health care]] || Prohibit rules against participation in specific health care
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| {{ica}} || [[Florida Congressional District Boundaries Amendment (2010)]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Florida|Admin of gov't]] || Amends the current practice of drawing congressional district boundaries
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| {{ica}} || [[Florida Legislative District Boundaries Amendment (2010)]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Florida|Admin of gov't]] || Amends the current practice of drawing legislative district boundaries
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|{{ica}} || [[Florida Personhood Amendment (2010)]] || [[:Category:Abortion, Florida|Abortion]] || Recognizes the personhood of the unborn from the earliest stages of life
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==Idaho==
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:: ''[[Idaho 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| {{ica}}|| [[Idaho Bible Study Initiative, 2010]] || [[:Category:Education, Idaho|Education]] ||  Allows school boards to permit the bible to be studied || ''filed''
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==Illinois==
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:: ''[[Illinois 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| {{ica}}|| [[Illinois Legislature Reform Amendment, 2010]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Illinois|Admin of gov't]] || Creates a unicameral legislature, amends term limits and regulations
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==Kansas==
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:: ''[[Kansas 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|{{lrca}} || [[Kansas Health Care Amendment, 2010]] || [[:Category:Health care, Kansas|Health care]] || Allow citizens to bear arms in the state || ''to be introduced''
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==Maine==
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:: ''[[Maine 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| || [[Maine Prohibit Fluoride in Public Water Initiative, 2010]] || [[:Category:Natural resources, Maine|Natural resources]] || An Act to Prohibit Fluoride in Public Water Supplies
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==Maryland==
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:: ''[[Maryland 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|{{lrca}} || [[Maryland Speed Camera Referendum (2010)]] || [[:category:Transportation, Maryland|Transportation]] || Allow speed cameras in highway work zones, and in school zones || ''filed''
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==Massachusetts==
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:: ''[[Massachusetts 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| [[Veto referendum|VR]]
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| [[Massachusetts No Sales Tax for Alcohol Initiative (2010)|No Sales Tax for Alcohol Initiative]]
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| [[:Category:Taxes, Massachusetts|Taxes]]
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| Sales tax eliminated for alcohol sales in the state
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| ''filed''
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts Comprehensive Permits and Regional Planning Initiative (2010)|Regional Planning Initiative ]]
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| [[:Category:Housing, Massachusetts|Housing]]
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| Repeal a housing law 
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|''filed''
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Massachusetts Right of Self-Government Initiative (2010)|Right of Self-Government Initiative]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Massachusetts|Admin of gov't]]
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| Allow people to vote to delegate their powers to legislative body
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|''filed''
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts Sales Tax Relief Act (2010)|Sales Tax Relief Act]]
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| [[:Category:Taxes, Massachusetts|Taxes]]
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| Roll 6.25% sales tax back to 5%, 4%, 3% or 2.5%
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| ''signatures filed''
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts Whale Safe Commercial Fishing (2010)|Whale Safe Commercial Fishing]]
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| [[:Category:Animal rights, Massachusetts|Animals]]
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| Ban drift nets or other gear that can harm endangered whales, sea turtles.
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| ''signatures filed''
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts Initiative to Expand Charter School Options (2010)| Expand Charter School Options]]
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| [[:Category:Education, Massachusetts|Education]]
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| Remove limits on number of charter schools, their funding, and enrollment.
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|''signatures filed''
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts Initiative to Limit Carbon Dioxide Emissions (2010)|Limit Carbon Dioxide Emissions]]
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| [[:Category:Environment, Massachusetts|Environment]]
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| Biomass renewable energy sources to emit at most 250 pounds of CO2
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| ''filed''
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts No Public Funds for Excessive Carbon Dioxide Projects Initiative (2010)|Excessive Carbon Dioxide Projects Initiative]]
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| [[:Category:Environment, Massachusetts|Environment]]
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| Disqualify energy sources that emit at most 250 pounds of CO2
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|''filed''
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts Biodiversity in DCR Forest Lands Initiative (2010)|Biodiversity Initiative]]
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| [[:Category:Environment, Massachusetts|Environment]]
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| No commercial harvesting on forested land owned by the state
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Massachusetts Secret Ballot for State Legislative Leadership Amendment (2010)|Secret Ballot Amendment]]
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| [[:Category:Administration of government, Massachusetts|Admin of gov't]]
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| Implement procedures for the House of Representatives and Senate
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{iiss}}
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| [[Massachusetts Instant Run-Off Voting Initiative (2010)|Instant Run-Off Voting Initiative]]
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| [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Massachusetts|Elections]]
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| Voters to rank preferences among candidates
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|''filed''
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Massachusetts Universal Health Insurance Amendment (2010)|Health Insurance Amendment]]
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| [[:Category:Health care, Massachusetts|Health care]]
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| State government pays for health insurance for all residents
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|''filed''
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==Michigan==
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:: ''[[Michigan 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|{{iss}} || [[Michigan Mining Restriction Measure (2010)|Mining Restriction Measure]] || [[:Category:Environment, Michigan|Environment]] ||Implement tougher laws on mining in order to protect the Great Lakes as well as local inland lakes, rivers and the overall environment from contamination
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|{{iss}} || [[Michigan Insurance Rate Reduction Initiative (2010)|Insurance Rate Reduction Initiative]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Michigan|Admin of gov't]] ||Measure proposes cutting insurance premiums for good drivers by 20 percent
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==Missouri==
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:: ''[[Missouri 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| {{ica}} || [[Missouri Affirmative Action Ban (2010)|Ban Affirmative Action]] || [[:Category:Affirmative action, Missouri|Affirmative action]] || Prohibits government from race- and gender-based admissions and hiring
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| {{ica}} || [[Missouri Eminent Domain Reform Initiatives (2010)|Eminent Domain]] || [[:Category:Eminent domain, Missouri|Eminent domain]] || Four different measures to reform eminent domain practices
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| {{ica}} || [[Missouri Term Limits Initiative (2010)|Term Limits]] || [[:Category:Term limits, Missouri|Term limits]] || Impose term limits on offices of lieutenant governor, secretary of state, attorney general and state auditor
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| {{ica}} || [[Missouri Judicial Selection Amendment (2010)|Judicial Selection]] || [[:Category:Judicial reform, Missouri|Judicial reform]] || Allow the governor to select judges for the Missouri Supreme Court
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| {{ica}} || [[Missouri Early Voting Initiative, 2010|Early voting]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Missouri|Elections]] || Early voting without an absentee ballot
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|{{ica}} || [[Missouri Personhood Amendment (2010)|Personhood Amendment]] || [[:Category:Abortion, Missouri|Abortion]] || Recognizes the personhood of the unborn from the earliest stages of life
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|{{ica}} || [[Missouri Health Care Freedom Act (2010)|Health Care Freedom Act]] || [[:category:Health care, Missouri|Health care]] || Protect the individual’s right to make health care decisions
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|{{ica}} || [[Missouri Save Our Secret Ballot (2010)|Save Our Secret Ballot]] || [[:category:Labor, Missouri|Labor]] || Protects the right to secret ballots in federal, state, and union representation elections
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==Montana==
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::''[[Montana 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Life Begins at Conception Initiative (2010)]]
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| [[:Category:Abortion, Montana|Abortion]]
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| Define life as beginning at conception
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Eminent Domain Reform Amendment (2010)]]
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| [[:Category:Eminent domain, Montana|Eminent domain]]
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| Reform laws in Montana governing eminent domain
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Commercial Trapping Amendment (2010)]]
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| [[:Category:Animal rights, Montana|Animal rights]]
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| Prohibit commercial trapping of animals on public lands
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Irrigation Ditches Amendment (2010)]]
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| [[:Category:Environment,Montana|Environment]]
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| Irrigation ditches being distinct from natural waterways
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Trust Fund Amendment, 2010]]
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| [[:Category:Administration of government, Montana|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Establish and fund the Older Montanans Trust Fund
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Hunter Access Funding Initiative, 2010]]
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| [[:Category:Environment, Montana|Environment]]
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| Change how hunter access programs are funded
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Property Tax Limit Amendment (2010)]]
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| [[:Category:Administration of government, Montana|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Limit annual property tax increases
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Property Rights Preservation Act (2010)]]
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| [[:Category:Property rights, Montana|Property rights]]
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| Private property rights
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|''filed''
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|-
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| {{ica}}
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| [[Montana Citizen Grand Juries Amendment (2010)]]
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| [[:Category:Administration of government, Montana|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Allows citizens to convene grand juries
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|''filed''
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==Nebraska==
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:: ''[[Nebraska 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| {{iss}} || [[Nebraska City/Village Annexation Initiative, 2010]] || [[:category:Administration of government, Nebraska|Admin of gov't]]|| No annexation of a city or village without a majority vote of citizens || ''filed''
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| {{iss}} || [[Nebraska Detachment Initiative, 2010]] || [[:category:Administration of government, Nebraska|Admin of gov't]]|| Election for detachment of annexed city/village|| ''filed''
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==North Dakota==
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:: ''[[North Dakota 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| || [[North Dakota Tobacco Settlement Constitutional Amendment (2010)|Tobacco Settlement Constitutional Amendment]] || ||
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| || [[North Dakota Fenced Hunting Ban Initiative (2010)|Fenced Hunting Ban Initiative]] || [[:Category:Hunting, North Dakota|Hunting]] || Bans fenced hunting such as game preserves where people pay to shoot big-game animals
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| || [[North Dakota Pharmacy Ownership Repeal (2010)|Pharmacy Ownership Repeal]] || || Repeals the provision that requires pharmacies to be majority-owned by pharmacists
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==Nevada==
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:: ''[[Nevada 2010 ballot measures]]''
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| [[indirect initiated state statute|CSS]] || [[Nevada Hemp for Biomass (2010)|Hemp for Biomass]] || [[Ballot measures about land and natural resources|Energy Production]] || Allow the Desert Research Institute to research hemp, a derivative of the cannabis plant, as a source of biomass for energy
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| || [[Nevada Judicial Appointment Amendment (2010)|Judicial Appointment Amendment]] || Judicial reform || Creation of a selection panel that would recommend candidates to the governor for judicial appointment
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|-
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| || [[Nevada Personhood Amendment (2010)|Personhood Amendment]] || Abortion || Would recognize the personhood of the unborn from the earliest stages of life
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| || [[Nevada Secret Ballot Amendment (2010)|Secret Ballot Amendment]] || [[:Category:Labor, Nevada|Labor]] || Protects the right to secret ballots in federal, state, and union representation elections
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==Oklahoma==
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: ''[[Oklahoma 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|-
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| [[Legislative referral|LR]]
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| [[Oklahoma Voter Identification Measure (2010)|Question 746]]
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|[[::Category:Elections, Oklahoma|Elections]]
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| Potential voters must provide proof of identity
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| ''filed''
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|-
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| {{lrca}}
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| [[Oklahoma Term Limits Initiative (2010)|Question 747]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Oklahoma|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Limiting terms of office of elected officials
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| ''filed''
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|-
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| {{lrca}}
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| [[Oklahoma Reapportionment Commission Measure (2010)|Question 748]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Oklahoma|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Legislative re-apportionment done by bipartisan commission
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| ''filed''
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|-
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| {{iss}}
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| [[Oklahoma State Question 749 (2010)|Question 749]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Oklahoma|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Overhaul Oklahoma DHS systems
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| {{circulation}}
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|-
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| {{lrca}}
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| [[Oklahoma Senate Joint Resolution 13|Question 750]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Oklahoma|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Initiative signatures based on votes for governor in recent election
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| ''filed''
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|-
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| {{lrca}}
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| [[Oklahoma State Question 751 (2010)|Question 751]]
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| [[::Category:Initiatives about the English language, Oklahoma|English]]
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| English is "common and unifying language of Oklahoma"
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| ''review pending''
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|-
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| {{lrca}}
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| [[Oklahoma State Question 752 (2010)|Question 752]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Oklahoma|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Modify composition of Judicial Nominating Commission
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| ''review pending''
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|-
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| {{lrca}}
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| [[Oklahoma State Question 753 (2010)|Question 753]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Oklahoma|Admin. of gov't]]
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| Senate approves person chosen by governor for Workers' Compensation Court.
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| ''review pending''
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|-
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| {{lrca}}
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| [[Oklahoma State Question 754 (2010)|Question 754]]
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| [[::Category:Administration of government, Oklahoma|Admin. of gov't]]
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| [[Oklahoma State Legislature|Legislature]] not required to make expenditures based on pre-determined formulas
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|  ''review pending''
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|}
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==Oregon==
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:: ''[[Oregon 2010 ballot measures]]''
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Chief petitioners
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! style="background-color:#00008B; color: white;" | Signatures required
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| {{iss}}
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| [[Oregon Ballot Measure 24 (2010)|Measure 24]]
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| Allows hunting of bears/cougars with dogs
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| [[Bill Sizemore]], [[Timothy R. Trickey|Tim Trickey]]
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| text align="center"| 82,769
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| {{circulation}}
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| {{iss}}
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| [[Oregon Marijuana Tax Act (2010)|Marijuana Tax Act]]
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| Legalize and tax marijuana
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| Various
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| text align="center"| [[Oregon signature requirements|82,769]]
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| Under consideration
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|}
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==South Dakota==
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:: ''[[South Dakota 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|-valign="top"
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| {{iss}} || [[South Dakota Medical Marijuana Act (2010)]] || [[:Category:Marijuana, South Dakota|Marijuana]] || Proposes legalization of medical marijuana || circulating
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|-valign="top"
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| {{iss}} || [[South Dakota Embryonic Stem Cell Research Measure (2010)]] || [[:Category:Stem cells, South Dakota|Stem cells]]  || Eases restrictions on stem cell research || filed
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==Utah==
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:: ''[[Utah 2010 ballot measures]]''
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|-valign="top"
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| {{iss}} || [[Utah Income Tax Increase (2010)|Income Tax Increase]] || [[:category:Taxes, Utah|Taxes]] || Increase personal income tax payments by $394 million
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| {{iss}} || [[Utah Redistricting Commission (2010)|Redistricting Commission]] || [[:category:Elections and campaigns, Utah|Re-districting]] || Change way state legislative district boundaries are drawn
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|-valign="top"
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| {{iss}} || [[Utah Ethics Commission Initiative (2010)|Utah Ethics Commission]] || [[:category:Administration of government, Utah|Admin of gov't]] || Create an independent ethics commission
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|}
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[[Category:2010 ballot measures]]
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