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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 ballot measures''' were on the [[2006 ballot measures|2006 ballot]] in [[Maine]].
  
==Measures on the General Election 2006 Maine ballot==
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==On the ballot==
 
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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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| [[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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| 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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| [[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:'''
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==See also==
*[[List of Maine ballot measures]]
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*[[List of Maine citizen initiatives]]
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* [[List of Maine ballot measures]]
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* [[List of Maine citizen initiatives]]
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* [[List of amendments to the Maine Constitution]]
  
 
==External links==
 
==External links==
*[http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/pets02/pets02-1.htm Maine Secretary of State, Citizen's Initiative]
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*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/inivot.htm Maine initiatives]
*[http://www.ncsl.org/programs/legismgt/elect/dbintro.htm National Conference of Legislatures, Ballot Measure Database]
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*[http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/const.htm List of Maine constitutional amendments]
  
 
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Revision as of 15:35, 22 December 2008

Two ballot measures were on the 2006 ballot in Maine.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Outcome
CISS Maine Question 1 (2006) Tax & Revenue Create a Taxpayer Bill of Rights by creating a cap on government spending Failed
LRCA Maine Question 2 (2006) Elections Require that petitions be filed within 18 months of an election Passed

See also

External links