PGI logo cropped.png
Congressional Millionaire’s Club
The Personal Gain Index shines a light on how members of Congress benefit during their tenure.





Difference between revisions of "Alaska 2006 ballot measures"

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 1: Line 1:
This is a historical listing of [[Alaska]] ballot [[initiative|initiatives]] in 2006.  In the table below of [[Alaska]] 2006 ballot propositions, "CIISS" stands for [[Indirect initiated state statute|Citizen-Initiated Indirect State Statute]], "VR" stands for [[Veto referendum]] and "LR" stands for [[Legislative referral]].
+
<div style="float:right; margin:0 0 1em 1em;">__TOC__</div>
 +
Alaskan voters considered a total of '''four ballot propositions''' in 2006.  Two appeared on the August 22 statewide primary ballot, and two on the November general election ballot.
  
Out of the '''17 initiatives''' that were proposed in [[Alaska]], only '''4 qualified'''.  Of the 4 that qualified for popular election '''3 initiatives''' were passed.
+
* Wording for '''17 [[initiative|citizen initiatives]]''' was submitted, but only '''4 qualified'''.
  
===2006 November General Election===
+
* From 1960, the first year Alaskans voted on an initiative, through 2006, Alaskans considered a total of 41 statewide initiatives, approving 22 and rejecting 19.
 +
 
 +
===What was on the August ballot===
 
{|class="wikitable" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5" border="1" background-color:white"
 
{|class="wikitable" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5" border="1" background-color:white"
 
|-
 
|-
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Year
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Type
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Type
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Title
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Serial Number
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Subject  
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Initiative Title
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Description
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Subject Matter
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Status
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Description
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Yes
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Status
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | No
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Pass / Fail
+
 
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Yes
+
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | No
+
 
|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
|2006 || [[Indirect initiated state statute|CIISS]] || 05LEGS || [[Alaska 90-Day Legislative Session (2006)]] || [[Administration of government ballot initiatives|Administration of Government]] || 90 day session  || Qualified || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span> || 117,675 || 113,832
+
| [[Indirect initiated state statute|IDS]] || [[Alaska Campaign Finance Reform (2006)|Campaign Finance Initiative]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Alaska|Elections]] || Places more restrictions on spending || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span> || 113,130 || 41,386
 
|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
|2006 || [[Indirect initiated state statute|CIISS]] || 05GAS2 || [[Alaska Gasoline Now! Initiative (2006)]] || Taxes || natural gas leases || Qualified || <span style="color:red">'''Failed'''</span> || 80,909 || 152,889
+
| [[Indirect initiated state statute|IDS]] || [[Alaska Shipping Tax (2006)|Shipping Tax Initiative]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Alaska]] || Tax certain types of shipping vessels, including cruise lines || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span> || 81,693 || 75,432
 
|}
 
|}
  
===2006 August Primary Election===
+
== What was on the November ballot ==
 
{|class="wikitable" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5" border="1" background-color:white"
 
{|class="wikitable" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5" border="1" background-color:white"
 
|-
 
|-
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Year
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Type
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Type
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Title
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Serial Number
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Subject  
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Initiative Title
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Description
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Subject Matter
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Status
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Description
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | Yes
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Status
+
! style="background-color:#cccccc" | No
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Pass / Fail
+
 
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | Yes
+
! style="background-color:#cedff2" | No
+
 
|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
|2006 || [[Indirect initiated state statute|CIISS]] || 03DISC || [[Alaska Campaign Finance Reform (2006)]] || Election Reform || Places more restrictions on spending || Qualified || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span> || 113,130 || 41,386
+
| [[Indirect initiated state statute|IDS]] || [[Alaska 90-Day Legislative Session (2006)|90 Day Legislative Session]] || [[Administration of government ballot initiatives|Administration of Government]] || 90 day session  || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span> || 117,675 || 113,832
 
|-valign="top"
 
|-valign="top"
|2006 || [[Indirect initiated state statute|CIISS]] || 03CTAX || [[Alaska Shipping Tax (2006)]] || Taxes || Would place a tax on certain types of shipping vessels || Qualified || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span> || 81,693 || 75,432
+
| [[Indirect initiated state statute|IDS]] || [[Alaska Gasoline Now! Initiative (2006)|Gasoline Now!]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Alaska|Taxes]] || New tax on oil and gas leases || <span style="color:red">'''Failed'''</span> || 80,909 || 152,889
 
|}
 
|}
  
 
==See also:==
 
==See also:==
 
*[[Alaska 2006 citizen initiatives]]
 
*[[Alaska 2006 citizen initiatives]]
*[[Alaska Initiative Law]]
+
*[[Laws governing the initiative process in Alaska]]
 
*[[Campaign finance requirements for Alaska ballot measures]]
 
*[[Campaign finance requirements for Alaska ballot measures]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 +
 
*[http://ltgov.state.ak.us/initiatives.php Alaska Elections Website]
 
*[http://ltgov.state.ak.us/initiatives.php Alaska Elections Website]
 
*[http://www.iandrinstitute.org/New%20IRI%20Website%20Info/I&R%20Research%20and%20History/I&R%20at%20the%20Statewide%20Level/Usage%20history/Alaska.pdf I and R Institute, History of Alaska's Initiatives]
 
*[http://www.iandrinstitute.org/New%20IRI%20Website%20Info/I&R%20Research%20and%20History/I&R%20at%20the%20Statewide%20Level/Usage%20history/Alaska.pdf I and R Institute, History of Alaska's Initiatives]

Revision as of 11:49, 1 September 2008

Alaskan voters considered a total of four ballot propositions in 2006. Two appeared on the August 22 statewide primary ballot, and two on the November general election ballot.

  • From 1960, the first year Alaskans voted on an initiative, through 2006, Alaskans considered a total of 41 statewide initiatives, approving 22 and rejecting 19.

What was on the August ballot

Type Title Subject Description Status Yes No
IDS Campaign Finance Initiative Elections Places more restrictions on spending Passed 113,130 41,386
IDS Shipping Tax Initiative Category:Taxes, Alaska Tax certain types of shipping vessels, including cruise lines Passed 81,693 75,432

What was on the November ballot

Type Title Subject Description Status Yes No
IDS 90 Day Legislative Session Administration of Government 90 day session Passed 117,675 113,832
IDS Gasoline Now! Taxes New tax on oil and gas leases Failed 80,909 152,889

See also:

External links