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{{pt1}} [[Georgia 2010 ballot measures|2010]] {{pt2}} [[Georgia 2006 ballot measures|2006]] {{pt3}}'''Three statewide ballot propositions''' were on the [[2008 ballot measures|2008 ballot]] in [[Georgia]].
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| [[Georgia Forest Preservation Amendment (2008)|Forest Preservation Amendment (Amendment 1)]] || [[Ballot measures about the environment|Environment]] || Encourages protection of Georgia's forests through special assessment and taxation of forest lands and assistance grants to local government. || '''<span style="color:green">On ballot</span>'''
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| [[Georgia Education Taxes for Redevelopment (2008)|Education Taxes for Redevelopment (Amendment 2)]] || [[Education initiatives|Education]], [[Taxation]] || Allows local units of government to use education property taxes to fund development projects. || '''<span style="color:green">On ballot</span>'''
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| [[Georgia Infrastructure Development Districts (2008)|Infrastructure Development Districts (Amendment 3)]] || [[Administration of government ballot initiatives|Government administration]] || Authorizes the General Assembly to provide for the creation and regulation of infrastructure development districts for the provision of infrastructure as authorized by local governments. || '''<span style="color:green">On ballot</span>'''
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Latest revision as of 18:45, 29 October 2011

2010
2006
Three statewide ballot propositions were on the 2008 ballot in Georgia.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Environment Special assessment and taxation of forest lands and assistance grants to local government. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Education Allows local units of government to use education property taxes to fund development projects. Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Admin of gov't Infrastructure development districts as authorized by local governments. Defeatedd


National overview