Maine 2000 ballot measures
Revision as of 14:21, 11 August 2011 by Alejandortiz
November 7, 2000 ballot in Maine in what turned out to be an exceptionally bad year for statewide ballot measures in that state.Six statewide ballot questions were on the
- Three were citizen-initiated measures.
- Two were proposed amendments to the Maine Constitution.
- One was a statute (law) referred to the ballot by the Maine legislature.
On the ballot
|IndISS||Question 1||Assisted Death||Allows informed adults with terminal illnesses to request and receive medications to end their lives|
|IndISS||Question 2||Business||Requires owners of timberland to obtain a permit for clearcutting practices|
|IndISS||Question 3||Lottery||Allows video lottery at some horse racing tracks|
|Question 4||Taxes||Assesses waterfront property used for commercial fishing based upon the value of its current use|
|Question 5||Suffrage||Removes the prohibition against voting by persons who are under guardianship for reasons of mental illness|
|LRSS||Question 6||LGBT||Makes it unlawful to discriminate against individuals based on their sexual orientation|
- 2000 ballot measures
- List of Maine ballot measures
- Laws governing the initiative process in Maine
- Maine Legislature
- November 2000 ballot questions in Maine
- Citizen's guide to the November 2000 ballot questions in Maine
- November 2000 election results, Maine ballot questions