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This table shows all [[initiative]]s and [[referendum|referenda]] that made the ballot in [[Georgia]] for 2006. In the tables below, '''"CICA"''' stands for [[Initiated constitutional amendment|citizen-initiated constitutional amendment]], '''"CSS"''' for a [[Initiative|citizen-initiated state statute]], '''"CR"''' for a [[citizen referendum]], '''"LR"''' for a [[legislative referral]], and '''"LRCA"''' for a [[legislatively-referred constitutional amendment]].
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{{pt1}} [[Georgia 2008 ballot measures|2008]] {{pt2}} [[Georgia 2004 ballot measures|2004]] {{pt3}}'''Nine statewide ballot questions''' were on the [[2006 ballot measures|November 7, 2006]] ballot in the state of [[Georgia]].
 
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* All nine measures were [[legislative referral]]s and were approved by voters.
 
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* Measures addressed four main topics: [[eminent domain]], [[Hunting and fishing on the ballot|hunting]], [[Transportation on the ballot|transportation]] and [[:Category:Taxes|taxes]].
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* [[List of Georgia ballot measures]]
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* [[Procedures for qualifying an initiative in Georgia]]
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* [[Laws governing the initiative process in Georgia]]
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* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in Georgia]]
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| [[Georgia Constitutional Amendment 1 (2006)|Amendment 1]] || [[Eminent domain]] || Eminent domain reform || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 82.7%<br> '''No:''' 17.3%
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| [[Georgia Constitutional Amendment 2 (2006)|Amendment 2]] || [[Hunting initiatives|Hunting]] || Constitutional right to hunt & fish ||  <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 81.1%<br> '''No:''' 18.9%
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| [[Georgia Constitutional Amendment 3 (2006)|Amendment 3]] || License plates || Authorized special license plates || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 67.4%<br> '''No:''' 32.6%
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| [[Georgia Referendum A (2006)|Referendum A]] || Ad valorem tax || Exemption for farm equipment ||  <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 60.7%<br> '''No:''' 39.3%
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| [[Georgia Referendum B (2006)|Referendum B]] || Ad valorem tax || Exemption for veterans || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 71.3%<br> '''No:''' 28.7%
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| [[Georgia Referendum C (2006)|Referendum C]] || Ad valorem tax || Exemption for charitable institutions || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 68.5%<br> '''No:''' 31.5%
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| [[Georgia Referendum D (2006)|Referendum D]] || Homestead exemption || Exemption for senior citizens || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 88.7%<br> '''No:''' 11.3%
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| [[Georgia Referendum E (2006)|Referendum E]] || Homestead exemption || Surviving spouses/police/fire || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 85.2%<br> '''No:''' 14.8%
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| [[Georgia Referendum F (2006)|Referendum F]] || Homestead exemption  || Surviving spouse || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span><br>'''Yes:''' 89.9%<br> '''No:''' 10.1%
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==On the ballot==
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==See also==
  
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* [[Georgia ballot measures|List of Georgia ballot measures]]
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* [[Laws governing ballot measures in Georgia]]
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* [[Laws governing recall in Georgia]]
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* [[History of direct democracy in Georgia]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
  
http://www.sos.ga.gov/elections/
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*[http://www.sos.ga.gov/elections/|Georgia Secretary of State, Elections]
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*[http://www.ncsl.org/programs/legismgt/elect/dbintro.htm National Conference of State Legislatures Ballot Information]
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Latest revision as of 14:50, 22 November 2013

2008
2004
Nine statewide ballot questions were on the November 7, 2006 ballot in the state of Georgia.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Eminent domain Eminent domain reform Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Hunting Constitutional right to hunt & fish Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Transportation Authorized special license plates Approveda
LRSS Referendum A Taxes Property tax exemption for leased farm equipment Approveda
LRSS Referendum B Taxes Property tax exemption for historic military aircraft Approveda
LRSS Referendum C Taxes Exemption for charitable institutions Approveda
LRSS Referendum D Taxes Homestead tax exemption for senior citizens Approveda
LRSS Referendum E Taxes Property tax exemptions for surviving spouses of police/fire officers Approveda
LRSS Referendum F Taxes Homestead freeze exemption extended to surviving spouses Approveda

See also

External links