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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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This table shows all [[initiative]]s and [[referendum|referenda]] that made the ballot in [[Georgia]] in 2006.
 
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===See also===
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* [[Georgia ballot measures| 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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==2006 Election Results==
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Constitutional Amendment 1 (2006)|Amendment 1]] || [[Eminent domain]] || Eminent domain reform || <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Constitutional Amendment 2 (2006)|Amendment 2]] || [[Hunting initiatives|Hunting]] || Constitutional right to hunt & fish ||  <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Constitutional Amendment 3 (2006)|Amendment 3]] || [[Transportation initiatives|License Plates]] || Authorized special license plates || <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Referendum A (2006)|Referendum A]] || [[Tax limitation initiatives|Ad valorem tax]] || Exemption for farm equipment ||  <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Referendum B (2006)|Referendum B]] || [[Tax limitation initiatives|Ad valorem tax]] || Exemption for veterans || <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Referendum C (2006)|Referendum C]] || [[Tax limitation initiatives|Ad valorem tax]] || Exemption for charitable institutions || <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Referendum D (2006)|Referendum D]] || [[Tax limitation initiatives|Homestead exemption]] || Exemption for senior citizens || <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Referendum E (2006)|Referendum E]] || [[Tax limitation initiatives|Homestead exemption]] || Surviving spouses/police/fire || <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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|2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[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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| [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Georgia Referendum F (2006)|Referendum F]] || [[Tax limitation initiatives|Homestead exemption]] || Surviving spouse || <span style="color:green">'''Approved'''</span>
 
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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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Revision as of 13:05, 22 January 2009

This table shows all initiatives and referenda that made the ballot in Georgia in 2006.

2006 Election Results

Type Title Subject Description Outcome
LR Amendment 1 Eminent domain Eminent domain reform Approved
LR Amendment 2 Hunting Constitutional right to hunt & fish Approved
LR Amendment 3 License Plates Authorized special license plates Approved
LR Referendum A Ad valorem tax Exemption for farm equipment Approved
LR Referendum B Ad valorem tax Exemption for veterans Approved
LR Referendum C Ad valorem tax Exemption for charitable institutions Approved
LR Referendum D Homestead exemption Exemption for senior citizens Approved
LR Referendum E Homestead exemption Surviving spouses/police/fire Approved
LR Referendum F Homestead exemption Surviving spouse Approved

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