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<div style="float:right; margin-top: 0.0em; margin-bottom:3px; background-color: #cee0f2; padding: .2em .6em; font-size: 130%; border:1px solid #A3B1BF;"><span style="font-size: larger;font-weight: bold;">&larr;</span> '''[[Maine 2009 ballot measures|2009]]''' </div>'''Eight ballot measures''' were on the [[2010 ballot measures|2010 ballot]] in the state of [[Maine]]. Approximately six initiatives were filed, four did not make the ballot. The legislative session ended on [[Dates of 2010 state legislative sessions|April 12, 2010]] thus eliminating any pending proposed measures for the [[2010 ballot measures|2010 ballot]].
 
* Five measures appeared on the primary [[BC2010#June|June 8, 2010]] ballot, while two measures appeared on the general election ballot [[BC2010#November|November 2, 2010]].
 
* Five measures appeared on the primary [[BC2010#June|June 8, 2010]] ballot, while two measures appeared on the general election ballot [[BC2010#November|November 2, 2010]].
 
* Five measures on the ballot were {{lrssfull}}s, while one was an {{issfull}} and one was a [[veto referendum]].
 
* Five measures on the ballot were {{lrssfull}}s, while one was an {{issfull}} and one was a [[veto referendum]].

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2011
2009
Eight ballot measures were on the 2010 ballot in the state of Maine. Approximately six initiatives were filed, four did not make the ballot. The legislative session ended on April 12, 2010 thus eliminating any pending proposed measures for the 2010 ballot.

On the ballot

June 8:

Type Title Subject Description Result
VR Question 1 Taxes Overturn 2009 tax code reform Approveda


LRSS Question 2 Bond issues Regarding investments in weatherization and energy efficiency projects Approveda


LRSS Question 3 Bond issues $57.8 million bond package for highway projects, harbor and energy projects Approveda


LRSS Question 4 Bond issues Provides for economic development and job creation bonds Approveda


LRSS Question 5 Bond issues Relates to improving water quality, drinking water programs, wastewater treatment facilities Approveda


November 2:

Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Question 1 Gambling Calls for a casino in Oxford, Maine Approveda


LRSS Question 2 Bond issues Regarding increasing access to dental care and education in Maine Approveda


LRSS Question 3 Bond issues Regarding investment in land conservation and working waterfront preservation Approveda


Not on the ballot

See also: Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

Note: The legislative session ended on April 12, 2010 thus eliminating any pending proposed measures for the 2010 ballot.

Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Health Insurance Act Health care Calls upon the Congress and the U.S. President to enact the U.S. National Health Insurance Act Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Human Rights Act Amendment Admin of gov't An act to remove protections based on sexual orientation from the Maine Human Rights Act Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Medical Marijuana Cultivation Marijuana An act regarding possession and cultivation of marijuana for medical purposes Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CISS Prohibit Fluoride in Public Water Initiative Natural resources An act to prohibit fluoride in public water supplies Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRSS Calais Casino Measure Gambling Proposes an Indian casino in Calais Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

Local ballot measures

See also: Local ballot measure elections in 2010

See also

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