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In the table below of [[Maine]] [[ballot measure]]s, '''"CI"''' stands for a [[Initiative|Citizen initiative]], '''"CR"''' for a [[Citizen referendum]], '''"BI"''' for a [[Bond issue]] and '''"LR"''' for a [[Legislative referral]].
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'''Two statewide ballot questions''' were on the [[2006 ballot measures|November 7, 2006 ballot]] in the state of [[Maine]].
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* One ballot measure was defeated.
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* One measure was approved.
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* One measure was a {{lrcafull}}, while the other was an {{issfull}}.
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==On the ballot==
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{{Maine2006}}
  
==Measures on the General Election 2006 Maine ballot==
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==See also==
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* [[2006 ballot measures]]
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* [[List of Maine ballot measures]]
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* [[Laws governing the initiative process in Maine]]
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| 2006 || [[initiative|CI]] || [[Maine Question 1 (2006)]] || Tax & Revenue || Creating a Taxpayer Bill of Rights by creating a cap on government spending || Qualified || <span style="color:red">'''Failed'''</span> || 46.1% || -
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| 2006 || [[legislative referral|LR]] || [[Maine Question 2 (2006)]] || Elections & Redistricting || Requires petitions be filed within 18 months of an elections || Qualified || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span> || 54.1% || -
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'''See also:'''
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*[[List of Maine ballot measures]]
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*[[List of Maine citizen initiatives]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/pets02/pets02-1.htm Maine Secretary of State, Citizen's Initiative]
 
*[http://www.ncsl.org/programs/legismgt/elect/dbintro.htm National Conference of Legislatures, Ballot Measure Database]
 
  
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* [http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2006/intent06.html Guide to the Maine 2006 ballot questions]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/2006g/ref06.html Election results, 2006 Maine ballot measures]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/inivot.htm List of Maine initiatives]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/const.htm List of Maine constitutional amendments]
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Revision as of 13:45, 5 October 2011

2007
2005

Two statewide ballot questions were on the November 7, 2006 ballot in the state of Maine.

On the ballot

November 7

Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Question 1 Taxes Creates a Taxpayer Bill of Rights by creating a cap on government revenues and expenditures Defeatedd
LRCA Question 2 Direct Democracy Requires that indirect initiated state statute petitions be filed within 18 months of being approved for circulation by secretary of state Approveda

See also

Maine

External links