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1993 ballot measures

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Thirty-nine (39) ballot measures were on statewide ballots in 1993 in ten states.


See also: California 1993 ballot propositions
Type Title Subject Description Outcome

LRCA Proposition 168 Elections Eliminate requirement that low-rent housing project be approved by a vote of the people where project is to be located. Defeatedd

LRCA Proposition 169 State budget Authorize annual budget implementation bill to over more than a single subject. Defeatedd

LRCA Proposition 170 Taxes Allow school bond measures to be approved by a simple majority vote Defeatedd

LRCA Proposition 171 Taxes Allows property owners to transfer assessed value of original property to a replacement property Approveda
LRCA Proposition 172 Taxes Add a 1/2% state sales tax targeted for local public safety Approveda
LRSS Proposition 173 Bonds $185 million in bonds for first-time homebuyers Defeatedd

CICA Proposition 174 Education School vouchers Defeatedd


Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Sales Tax, Referendum A Taxes Reinstate sales tax on tourist-related items Defeatedd


See: Maine 1993 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Term Limits Term limits Reduce terms for state legislators, Secretary of State, Treasurer, Attorney General, State Auditor Approveda

LRCA State Parks Natural resources Require 2/3 vote of state legislature to reduce or change purpose of state parks, recreational lands Approveda
LRSS Bond Questions Bond issues A total of $59,650,000 in bonds distributed among three ballot questions Approveda
LRSS Radioactive Waste Transportation Interstate compact with Texas, Maine, and Vermont for the disposal of low-level radioactive waste in Texas Approveda


Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposal A Taxes Increase state sales tax, limit property tax assessments Defeatedd


Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Sales Tax, LR-111 Taxes Sales tax increase Defeatedd


Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Park Bonds Act Bond issue Authorize bonds for improving state and local parks Approveda


Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 1, June Elections Voter approval of urban renewal bond repayments Defeatedd

LRCA Measure 1, November Taxes 5% sales tax, funds to go to public schools Defeatedd

South Dakota

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Deadwood Gambling, Referred Law 1 Gambling Revise laws on gambling in Deadwood to allow more gambling Defeatedd


See: Texas 1993 ballot measures


See Washington 1993 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
ITP "Three Strikes", #593 Judicial reform Mandatory life in prison for those convicted of three offenses deemed serious Approveda

ITP Tax and Spending Cap, #601 Taxes State expenditures limited by inflation rates and population growth Approveda

ITP Tax and Spending Limits, #602 Taxes State revenue collection, state expenditures limited by factor based on personal income Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment 87 Judicial reform Jurisdiction in cases in equity to include district courts as well as superior courts Approveda

LRCA Amendment 88 Religion Allow counties and public hospital districts to employ chaplains Approveda

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