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{{TOCnestright}}'''Ten statewide ballot measures''' have been approved for the ballot in the state of [[Arizona]]. The [[Petition drive deadlines, 2010|signature filing deadline]] for the [[2010 ballot measures|November 2, 2010 ballot]] in [[Arizona]] was [[2010 ballot measure calendar#July|July 1, 2010]]; signatures supporting only one [[ballot initiative|citizen-initiated]] measure were filed on or by that deadline.
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<div style="float:right; margin-top: 0.0em; margin-bottom:3px; background-color: #cee0f2; padding: .2em .6em; font-size: 130%; border:1px solid #A3B1BF;">'''[[Arizona 2012 ballot measures|2012]]''' <span style="font-size: larger;font-weight: bold;">→</span></div>
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<div style="float:right; margin-top: 0.0em; margin-bottom:3px; background-color: #cee0f2; padding: .2em .6em; font-size: 130%; border:1px solid #A3B1BF;"><span style="font-size: larger;font-weight: bold;">&larr;</span> '''[[Arizona 2008 ballot measures|2008]]''' </div>'''Eleven statewide ballot questions''' were on a [[2010 ballot measures|2010 ballot]] in the state of [[Arizona]].  
  
* Seven measures are {{lrcafull}}s.
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*The [[Petition drive deadlines, 2010|signature filing deadline]] for the [[2010 ballot measures|November 2, 2010 ballot]] in [[Arizona]] was [[2010 ballot measure calendar#July|July 1, 2010]].
* Two measures are {{lrssfull}}s.
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* Signatures supporting one [[ballot initiative|citizen-initiated]] measure were filed on or by the petition drive deadline, which was the [[Arizona Medical Marijuana Question, 2010|medical marijuana question]].
* One measure is an {{issfull}}.
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* The [[Arizona Sales Tax Increase, Proposition 100 (2010)|Sales tax increase]] on the May 18 special election ballot was '''approved'''
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* Eight measures were {{lrcafull}}s.
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* Two measures were {{lrssfull}}s.
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* One measure was an {{issfull}}.
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* The [[Arizona Sales Tax Increase, Proposition 100 (2010)|sales tax increase]] on the [[BC2010#May|May 18, 2010 special election ballot]] was '''approved'''.{{approved}}
 
   
 
   
 
==On the ballot==
 
==On the ballot==
 
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==Proposed==
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==Not on the ballot==
The following measures were approved for circulation, but did not submit sufficient signatures by the state's [[Petition drive deadlines, 2010|July 1, 2010 petition drive deadline]]:
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:See also ''[[Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot]]''
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The following measures '''failed''' to make the ballot:
  
 
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| [[initiated constitutional amendment|CICA]] || [[Arizona Secret Ballot Initiative (2010)|Secret Ballot Initiatve]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Arizona|Elections]] || Right to vote in elections by secret ballot.  
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Racino Amendment (2010)|Racino Amendment]] || [[:Category:Gambling, Arizona|Gambling]] || Allow racinos in Arizona.
  
 
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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
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| {{lrss}} || [[Arizona Sanctuary City Act (2010)|Sanctuary City]] || [[:Category:Immigration, Arizona|Immigration]] ||  Prohibit sanctuary cities from haboring illegal immigrants
  
 
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| [[initiated constitutional amendment|CICA]] || [[Arizona Mandatory Citizen Enforcement Initiative|Enforcement Initiative]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] ||  Mandatory Enforcement by the People
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|{{lrca}} || [[Arizona Voter-Mandated Spending (2010)|Voter-Mandated Spending]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't.]] || Repeal amendment limiting lawmakers to amend voter-mandated spending.  
  
 
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| {{ica}} || [[Arizona Centennial Committee Initiative (2010)|Centennial Committee]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't.]] || Eliminate discrimination in the state of Arizona.  
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| {{lrca}}|| [[Arizona Legislative Pay Cut Resolution (2010)|Legislative Pay Cuts]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Reduce lawmakers' pay in line with any pay cuts for other state employees.  
  
 
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| {{ica}} || [[Arizona Photo Enforcement Act, 2010|Photo Enforcement]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Arizona|Law]] || Prohibit photo enforcement except within designated school crossing zones.
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| {{lrca}}|| [[Arizona I&R Revenue Source Amendment (2010)|Revenue Amendment]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Arizona|Elections]] || Require that any local initiative or referendum has to provide a source of money.  
  
 
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Limit Photo Radar (2010)|Limit Photo Radar]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin of gov't]] || Limit the use of photo radar systems
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| {{lrss}} || [[Arizona Save Speed Cameras Proposal (2010)|Speed Camera Proposal]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Saving speed camera program.
  
 
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona End Marijuana Prohibition Initiative (2010)|End Prohibition]] || [[:Category:Marijuana, Arizona|Marijuana]] || Remove all felony penalties associated with the possession of marijuana
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Budget Completion Amendment (2010)|Budget Amendment]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Mandate that a state budget be implemented by June 30
  
 
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Violent Offenders Law Initiative|Violent Offenders Law]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Arizona|Law]] || Law shall deny the possibility of parole to persons convicted of a felony of a sexual or violent nature.  
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Veterans' Cemeteries Amendment (2010)|Cemetery Amendment]] || [[:Category:Veterans' affairs, Arizona|Veterans' affairs]] || Allow leasing of lands that would be used as cemeteries dedicated to veterans.  
  
 
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Medicaid Initiative (2010)|Medicaid Initiative]] || [[:Category:Health care, Arizona|Health care]] || Would prohibit state from cutting 310,000 people from Arizona Health Care Cost Containment.  
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Spending Mandate Amendment (2010)|Spending Amendments]] || [[:Category:State and local government budgets, spending and finance, Arizona|State budgets]] || Temporarily alleviating spending mandates approved in past ballot measures.  
  
 
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| [[veto referendum|VR]] || [[Arizona Immigration Law Repeal (2010)|Immigration Repeal]] || [[:Category:Immigration, Arizona|Immigration]] || Would repeal new Immigration law in the state.
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Refinance Debt Amendment (2010)|Refinance Debt Amendment]] || [[:Category:State and local government budgets, spending and finance, Arizona|State budget]] || Would serve as alternative to tax hike, and refinance debt.  
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==Not on ballot==
 
:See also ''[[Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot]]''
 
The following measures '''failed''' to make the ballot:
 
 
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|{{lrca}} || [[Arizona Save Our Secret Ballot Amendment, Proposition 108 (2010)|Proposition 108]] || [[:Category:Labor, Arizona|Labor]] || Extend the right of Arizonans to use a secret ballot in union elections
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| [[Legislative referral|LR]] || [[Arizona Term Limit Question (2010)|Term Limit Question]] || [[:Category:Term limits, Arizona|Term limits]] || State legislature be limited to eight years in office.
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Racino Amendment (2010)|Racino Amendment]] || [[:Category:Gambling, Arizona|Gambling]] || Allow racinos in Arizona.
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Election Funding Amendment (2010)|Public Funding Amendment]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Arizona|Elections]] || Disallow the use of public money to fund political campaigns
  
 
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| {{lrss}} || [[Arizona Sanctuary City Act (2010)|Sanctuary City]] || [[:Category:Immigration, Arizona|Immigration]] ||  Prohibit sanctuary cities from haboring illegal immigrants
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Fund Appropriations Amendment (2010)|Appropriation Amendment]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] ||  Allow lawmakers to appropriate all “non-custodial” federal funds granted.
  
 
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|{{lrca}} || [[Arizona Voter-Mandated Spending (2010)|Voter-Mandated Spending]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't.]] || Repeal amendment limiting lawmakers to amend voter-mandated spending.
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Debt Limit Amendment (2010)|Debt Limit Amendment]] || [[:Category:State and local government budgets, spending and finance, Arizona|State budgets]] || Would set a new debt limit for the state.  
  
 
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| {{lrca}}|| [[Arizona Legislative Pay Cut Resolution (2010)|Legislative Pay Cuts]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Reduce lawmakers' pay in line with any pay cuts for other state employees.  
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| {{lrss}} || [[Arizona State Park Fee (2010)|State Park Fee]] || [[:Category:Environment, Arizona|Environment]] || Residents to pay vehicle registration fee to sustain state parks.  
  
 
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| {{lrca}}|| [[Arizona I&R Revenue Source Amendment (2010)|Revenue Amendment]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Arizona|Elections]] || Require that any local initiative or referendum has to provide a source of money.  
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| [[Ballot initiative|BI]] || [[Arizona Income Tax Initiative (2010)|Income Tax Initiative]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Arizona|Tax]] || Would create a one cent income tax on people with high incomes.  
  
 
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| {{lrss}} || [[Arizona Save Speed Cameras Proposal (2010)|Speed Camera Proposal]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Saving speed camera program.
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| {{ica}} || [[Prop 13 Arizona (2010)|Prop 13 Arizona]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Arizona|Tax reform]] || Limit valuation increases to 2% per year
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Budget Completion Amendment (2010)|Budget Amendment]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Mandate that a state budget be implemented by June 30
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Photo Radar Elimination (2010)|Ban Photo Radar]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Arizona|Law]] || Prohibits the issuance of traffic related citations for violations detected through photo radar.
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Veterans' Cemeteries Amendment (2010)|Cemetery Amendment]] || [[:Category:Veterans' affairs, Arizona|Veterans' affairs]] || Allow leasing of lands that would be used as cemeteries dedicated to veterans.  
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| [[initiated constitutional amendment|CICA]] || [[Arizona Secret Ballot Initiative (2010)|Secret Ballot Initiatve]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Arizona|Elections]] || Right to vote in elections by secret ballot.  
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Spending Mandate Amendment (2010)|Spending Amendments]] || [[:Category:State budgets, Arizona|State budgets]] || Temporarily alleviating spending mandates approved in past ballot measures.
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| [[initiated constitutional amendment|CICA]] || [[Arizona Civil Partnerships Measure (2010)|Civil Partnerships]] || [[:Category:Marriage and family, Arizona|Marriage]] || Same-sex couples right to enter civil partnerships
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Refinance Debt Amendment (2010)|Refinance Debt Amendment]] || [[:Category:State budgets, Arizona|State budget]] || Would serve as alternative to tax hike, and refinance debt.
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| [[initiated constitutional amendment|CICA]] || [[Arizona Mandatory Citizen Enforcement Initiative|Enforcement Initiative]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Mandatory Enforcement by the People
  
 
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| [[Legislative referral|LR]] || [[Arizona Term Limit Question (2010)|Term Limit Question]] || [[:Category:Term limits, Arizona|Term limits]] || State legislature be limited to eight years in office.  
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| {{ica}} || [[Arizona Centennial Committee Initiative (2010)|Centennial Committee]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't.]] || Eliminate discrimination in the state of Arizona.  
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Election Funding Amendment (2010)|Public Funding Amendment]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Arizona|Elections]] || Disallow the use of public money to fund political campaigns
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| {{ica}} || [[Arizona Photo Enforcement Act, 2010|Photo Enforcement]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Arizona|Law]] || Prohibit photo enforcement except within designated school crossing zones.
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Fund Appropriations Amendment (2010)|Appropriation Amendment]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin. of gov't]] || Allow lawmakers to appropriate all “non-custodial” federal funds granted.
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Limit Photo Radar (2010)|Limit Photo Radar]] || [[:Category:Administration of government, Arizona|Admin of gov't]] || Limit the use of photo radar systems
  
 
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| {{lrca}} || [[Arizona Debt Limit Amendment (2010)|Debt Limit Amendment]] || [[:Category:State budgets, Arizona|State budgets]] ||  Would set a new debt limit for the state.
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona End Marijuana Prohibition Initiative (2010)|End Prohibition]] || [[:Category:Marijuana, Arizona|Marijuana]] ||  Remove all felony penalties associated with the possession of marijuana
  
 
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| {{lrss}} || [[Arizona State Park Fee (2010)|State Park Fee]] || [[:Category:Environment, Arizona|Environment]] || Residents to pay vehicle registration fee to sustain state parks.  
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Violent Offenders Law Initiative|Violent Offenders Law]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Arizona|Law]] || Law shall deny the possibility of parole to persons convicted of a felony of a sexual or violent nature.  
  
 
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| [[Ballot initiative|BI]] || [[Arizona Income Tax Initiative (2010)|Income Tax Initiative]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Arizona|Tax]] || Would create a one cent income tax on people with high incomes.  
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Medicaid Initiative (2010)|Medicaid Initiative]] || [[:Category:Health care, Arizona|Health care]] || Would prohibit state from cutting 310,000 people from Arizona Health Care Cost Containment.  
  
 
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| {{ica}} || [[Prop 13 Arizona (2010)|Prop 13 Arizona]] || [[:Category:Tax reform, Arizona|Tax reform]] || Limit valuation increases to 2% per year
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| {{vr}} || [[Arizona Immigration Law Repeal (2010)|Immigration Repeal]] || [[:Category:Immigration, Arizona|Immigration]] || Would repeal new Immigration law in the state.
 
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| {{iss}} || [[Arizona Photo Radar Elimination (2010)|Ban Photo Radar]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Arizona|Law]] || Prohibits the issuance of traffic related citations for violations detected through photo radar.  
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==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[Arizona signature requirements]]
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* [[2010 ballot measures]]
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* [[List of Arizona ballot measures]]
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* [[Arizona Legislature]]
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* [[List of ballot measures by state]]
 
* [[Laws governing the initiative process in Arizona]]
 
* [[Laws governing the initiative process in Arizona]]
* [[2010 ballot measures]]
 
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
 
* [http://www.azsos.gov/election/2010/General/Initiatives.htm Arizona Secretary of State : 2010 Initiatives, Referendums & Recalls]
 
* [http://www.azsos.gov/election/2010/General/Initiatives.htm Arizona Secretary of State : 2010 Initiatives, Referendums & Recalls]
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* From [http://www.azvoterguide.com/?page_id=1012 Arizona Voter Guide]
  
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==Additional reading==
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* [http://www.azcentral.com/news/election/azelections/articles/2010/10/22/20101022arizona-candidates-propositons-positions.html How Arizona candidates plan to vote on propositions]
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* [http://www.azcentral.com/arizonarepublic/news/articles/2010/08/21/20100821arizona-ballot-initiatives-signature-collection.html Arizona ballot initiatives more successful with professional help]
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* [http://www.dcourier.com/main.asp?SectionID=1&SubSectionID=1&ArticleID=85524 Public can learn about ballot props at Friday meetings]
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* [http://www.mohavedailynews.com/articles/2010/09/23/news/local/doc4c9b02ef714df598624090.txt Explaining the propositions]
 
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Revision as of 16:34, 2 July 2012


2012
2008
Eleven statewide ballot questions were on a 2010 ballot in the state of Arizona.

On the ballot

May 18:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 100 Tax Increase state sales tax by one percentage point for three years Approveda

November 2:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 106 Healthcare Prohibit rules against participation in specific healthcare Approveda
LRCA Proposition 107 Affirmative action Ban preferential acceptance to employment Approveda
LRCA Proposition 109 Hunting Would give a constitutional protection to the right to hunt in Arizona Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 110 Natural resources Authorizes exchange of state trust lands in order to protect military installations. Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 111 Admin. of gov't. Re-name the position of Secretary of State to Lieutenant Governor. Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 112 Direct democracy measures Change petition drive deadline by two months earlier than current deadline. Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 113 Labor Extend the right of Arizonans to use a secret ballot in union elections Approveda
CISS Proposition 203 Marijuana Legalization of medical marijuana Approveda
LRSS Proposition 301 State budgets Transfer money from a land-conservation fund to the general fund Defeatedd
LRSS Proposition 302 State budgets Measure to repeal First Things First education program Defeatedd

Not on the ballot

See also Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

The following measures failed to make the ballot:

Type Title Subject Description
LRCA Racino Amendment Gambling Allow racinos in Arizona.
LRSS Sanctuary City Immigration Prohibit sanctuary cities from haboring illegal immigrants
LRCA Voter-Mandated Spending Admin. of gov't. Repeal amendment limiting lawmakers to amend voter-mandated spending.
LRCA Legislative Pay Cuts Admin. of gov't Reduce lawmakers' pay in line with any pay cuts for other state employees.
LRCA Revenue Amendment Elections Require that any local initiative or referendum has to provide a source of money.
LRSS Speed Camera Proposal Admin. of gov't Saving speed camera program.
LRCA Budget Amendment Admin. of gov't Mandate that a state budget be implemented by June 30
LRCA Cemetery Amendment Veterans' affairs Allow leasing of lands that would be used as cemeteries dedicated to veterans.
LRCA Spending Amendments State budgets Temporarily alleviating spending mandates approved in past ballot measures.
LRCA Refinance Debt Amendment State budget Would serve as alternative to tax hike, and refinance debt.
LR Term Limit Question Term limits State legislature be limited to eight years in office.
LRCA Public Funding Amendment Elections Disallow the use of public money to fund political campaigns
LRCA Appropriation Amendment Admin. of gov't Allow lawmakers to appropriate all “non-custodial” federal funds granted.
LRCA Debt Limit Amendment State budgets Would set a new debt limit for the state.
LRSS State Park Fee Environment Residents to pay vehicle registration fee to sustain state parks.
BI Income Tax Initiative Tax Would create a one cent income tax on people with high incomes.
CICA Prop 13 Arizona Tax reform Limit valuation increases to 2% per year
CISS Ban Photo Radar Law Prohibits the issuance of traffic related citations for violations detected through photo radar.
CICA Secret Ballot Initiatve Elections Right to vote in elections by secret ballot.
CICA Civil Partnerships Marriage Same-sex couples right to enter civil partnerships
CICA Enforcement Initiative Admin. of gov't Mandatory Enforcement by the People
CICA Centennial Committee Admin. of gov't. Eliminate discrimination in the state of Arizona.
CICA Photo Enforcement Law Prohibit photo enforcement except within designated school crossing zones.
CISS Limit Photo Radar Admin of gov't Limit the use of photo radar systems
CISS End Prohibition Marijuana Remove all felony penalties associated with the possession of marijuana
CISS Violent Offenders Law Law Law shall deny the possibility of parole to persons convicted of a felony of a sexual or violent nature.
CISS Medicaid Initiative Health care Would prohibit state from cutting 310,000 people from Arizona Health Care Cost Containment.
VR Immigration Repeal Immigration Would repeal new Immigration law in the state.

Local ballot measures

March 9May 7May 18November 2

See also

Arizona

External links

Additional reading