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'''Two ballot measures''' were on the [[2006 ballot measures|2006 ballot]] in [[Maine]].
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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}}.
 
==On the ballot==
 
==On the ballot==
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| [[initiative|CISS]] || [[Maine Question 1 (2006)]] || Tax & Revenue || Create a [[Taxpayer Bill of Rights]] by creating a cap on government spending || <span style="color:red">'''Failed'''</span>
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| [[legislatively-referred constitutional amendment|LRCA]] || [[Maine Question 2 (2006)]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Maine|Elections]] || Require that petitions be filed within 18 months of an election || <span style="color:green">'''Passed'''</span>
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
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* [[2006 ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of Maine ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of Maine ballot measures]]
* [[List of Maine citizen initiatives]]
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* [[Laws governing the initiative process in Maine]]
* [[List of amendments to the Maine Constitution]]
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* [[Maine Legislature]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/inivot.htm Maine initiatives]
 
*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/const.htm List of Maine constitutional amendments]
 
  
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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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{{2006 ballot measures}}
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[[Category:Maine 2006 ballot measures]]
 
[[Category:Maine 2006 ballot measures]]

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