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{{pt1}} [[Arkansas 2010 ballot measures|2010]] {{pt2}} [[Arkansas 2006 ballot measures|2006]] {{pt3}}'''Five ballot measures''' were on the [[2008 ballot measures|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[Arkansas]].
 
{{pt1}} [[Arkansas 2010 ballot measures|2010]] {{pt2}} [[Arkansas 2006 ballot measures|2006]] {{pt3}}'''Five ballot measures''' were on the [[2008 ballot measures|November 4, 2008 ballot]] in [[Arkansas]].
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* All five measures on the ballot were approved.
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* Two measures were {{lrcafull}}s, one was a {{lrssfull}}, one was an {{icafull}}, and one was an {{issfull}}.
 
* Through 2006, a total of 116 [[initiative|citizen-initiated ballot propositions]] had appeared on Arkansas's ballot since the beginning of the process in 1912.  
 
* Through 2006, a total of 116 [[initiative|citizen-initiated ballot propositions]] had appeared on Arkansas's ballot since the beginning of the process in 1912.  
 
* Of those, 54 passed and 62 failed.
 
* Of those, 54 passed and 62 failed.

Latest revision as of 18:36, 19 June 2013

2010
2006
Five ballot measures were on the November 4, 2008 ballot in Arkansas.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment 1 Administration of government Gives the legislature the power to determine who can be a voting official, removes outdated language from the constitution Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment 2 Administration of government No legislative appropriation shall last longer than a year and the general assembly shall meet in even-numbered years for 30-day budget sessions Approveda
CICA Proposed Constitutional Amendment 3 Gaming Establishes a state lottery to fund college scholarships Approveda
CSS Proposed Initiative 1 Marriage Bans adopting or placing minors in foster care with individuals cohabiting with a sexual partner outside of marriage ApprovedaOverturnedot[1]
LRSS Referred Question 1 Bonds $300 million bond for various water, irrigation, wetlands and flood control projects. Approveda

See also

Arkansas

External links

References

  1. This measure was officially overturned by the Arkansas Supreme Court in April 2011