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{{tnr}}An election or [[ballot measure]] is {{defeated}} {{defeated1}} when voters choose not to meet the conditions set for its enactment.  
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{{tnr}}An election or [[ballot measure]] is {{defeated}} defeated when voters choose not to meet the conditions set for its enactment.  
  
 
==Ballot measures==
 
==Ballot measures==

Latest revision as of 10:06, 14 January 2014

An election or ballot measure is Defeatedd defeated when voters choose not to meet the conditions set for its enactment.

Ballot measures

Most states require only a simple majority vote for approval. But in some states there are additional requirements for certain types of measures such as a certain super-majority of "yes" votes or a certain voter turnout. For example, California requires a 2/3rds supermajority vote for the approval of local parcel taxes.

See also

Ballotpedia:Index of Terms