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| {{iiss}} || [[Maine Renewable Energy Resources Initiative (2012)|Renewable Energy Resources Initiative]] || [[:Category:Energy, Maine|Energy]] || State utilities to get 20% of power from renewable energy sources by 2020. || {{nob}}
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| {{iiss}} || [[Maine Campaign Promises Question (2012)|Campaign Promises Question]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Maine|Campaigns]] || Deals with public office campaigns and campaign promises. || {{nob}}
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| {{iiss}} || [[Maine Forest Industry Employment Question (2012)|Forest Industry Employment Question]] || [[:Category:Labor and unions, Maine|Labor]] || Deals with employment opportunities for state workers in the forest industry. || {{nob}}
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| {{iiss}} || [[Maine Forest Industry Employment Question (2012)|Forest Industry Employment Question]] || [[:Category:Labor and unions, Maine|Labor]] || Deals with employment opportunities for state workers in the forest industry. || align="center" | {{nob}}
 
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| {{iiss}} || [[Maine Minimum Sentence for Sex Offenders Question (2012)|Minimum Sentence for Sex Offenders Question]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Maine|Law enforcement]] || Minimum sentence for offenders who commit crime against victim 12 or under || {{nob}}
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| {{iiss}} || [[Maine Minimum Sentence for Sex Offenders Question (2012)|Minimum Sentence for Sex Offenders Question]] || [[:Category:Law enforcement, Maine|Law enforcement]] || Minimum sentence for offenders who commit crime against victim 12 or under || align="center" | {{nob}}
 
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| {{iiss}} || [[Maine Electronic Beano Question (2012)|Electronic Beano Question]] || [[:Category:Gambling, Maine|Gambling]] || Would authorize two Indian tribes to conduct electronic Beano|| {{nob}}
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| {{lrca}} || [[Maine Legislature Decrease Amendment (2012)|Legislature Decrease Amendment]] || [[:Category:State legislatures, Maine|State legislatures]] || Would reduce the number of legislators in both chambers of the Maine Legislature. || align="center" | {{nob}}
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| {{lrss}} || [[Maine Voter Identification Question (2012)|Voter Identification Question]] || [[:Category:Elections and campaigns, Maine|Elections]] || Would mandate that identification be shown before residents vote in an election. || align="center" | {{nob}}
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| {{lrss}} || [[Maine Research and Development Question (2012)|Research and Development Question]] || [[Bond issues on the ballot|Bond issues]] || Would mandate that identification be shown before residents vote in an election. || align="center" | {{nob}}
 
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Revision as of 12:52, 19 June 2012


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Five statewide ballot questions have so far been certified for the 2012 ballot in the state of Maine.

On the ballot

The following measure has made it onto the 2012 statewide ballot:

Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Question 1 Marriage Would legalize same-sex marriage in the state. Approveda


LRSS Question 2 Bond issues $11 million bond for higher education in order to expand the state's community college system. Defeatedd


LRSS Question 3 Bond issues One of two measures that would allow for a bond for water and sewer projects in the state. Approveda


LRSS Question 4 Bond issues Allow for a $51 million transportation bond, most of it to pay for road and bridge repairs in the state. Approveda


LRSS Question 5 Bond issues One of two measures that would allow for a bond for water and sewer projects in the state. Approveda


Not on ballot

The following measures did not make the ballot in 2012:

Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Renewable Energy Resources Initiative Energy State utilities to get 20% of power from renewable energy sources by 2020. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
IndISS Campaign Promises Question Campaigns Deals with public office campaigns and campaign promises. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
IndISS Forest Industry Employment Question Labor Deals with employment opportunities for state workers in the forest industry. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
IndISS Minimum Sentence for Sex Offenders Question Law enforcement Minimum sentence for offenders who commit crime against victim 12 or under Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
IndISS Electronic Beano Question Gambling Would authorize two Indian tribes to conduct electronic Beano. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Legislature Decrease Amendment State legislatures Would reduce the number of legislators in both chambers of the Maine Legislature. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRSS Voter Identification Question Elections Would mandate that identification be shown before residents vote in an election. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRSS Research and Development Question Bond issues Would mandate that identification be shown before residents vote in an election. Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

Local ballot measures

See also: Local ballot measure elections in 2012

No local measures have been identified for 2012. Read about local happenings here.

See also

References