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* [[Maine ballot measure order set for November 2 ballot]]
 
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* [[Early results reveal approval of most Maine measures including a tax reform veto]]
 
* [[Mainers cast their ballots on tax reform and bond measures]]
 
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* [[Maine ballot measure order set for June 8 ballot]]
 
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Revision as of 11:37, 9 July 2010

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Eight ballot measures are approved for the 2010 ballot in the state of Maine. The petition signature deadline has already passed. 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 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

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

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