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Revision as of 11:27, 11 March 2010

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2009
Five ballot measures are approved for the 2010 ballot in the state of Maine.
  • Four measures will appear on the primary June 8, 2010 ballot, while one measure will appear on the general election ballot November 2, 2010.

On the ballot

June 8

Type Title Subject Description Result
VR Question 1 Taxes Repeals 2009 income tax reform, broadening of the base of sales tax and amending of the Circuit Breaker Program Approveda
BI Question 2 Bonds Issues $26.5 million in bonds to fund energy efficiency bonds for weatherization and energy efficiency projects Approveda
BI Question 3 Bonds Issues $57.8 million in bonds to create jobs through highway projects, harbor and energy projects Approveda
BI Question 4 Bonds Issues $23.75 million in bonds to provide for economic development and job creation Approveda
BI Question 5 Bonds Issues $10.25 million in bonds to fund water quality improvements Approveda

November 2

Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Question 1 Gambling Authorizes the Gambling Control Board to license a casino at a single site in Oxford County Approveda
BI Question 2 Bonds Issues $5 million in bonds to increase access to dental care Approveda
BI Question 3 Bonds Issues $9.75 million in bonds to invest in land conservation, working waterfront preservation and preservation of state parks Approveda

Proposed measures

Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Casino Initiative Gambling Calls for a casino in Oxford, Maine pending leg. action
Calais Casino Measure Gambling Proposes an Indian casino in Calais pending leg. action
LRSS Jobs Bond Issue Bond issues $99 million bond for highways, rails and other projects proposed
LRSS Transportation Bond Issue Bond issues $79 million bond to fund transportation projects across the state proposed

Not on the 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 Not certified for circulation
CISS Human Rights Act Amendment Admin of gov't An act to remove protections based on sexual orientation from the Maine Human Rights Act Not certified for circulation
CISS Medical Marijuana Cultivation Marijuana An act regarding possession and cultivation of marijuana for medical purposes Not certified for circulation
CISS Prohibit Fluoride in Public Water Initiative Natural resources An act to prohibit fluoride in public water supplies Did not file signatures

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