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{{tnr}}'''Three statewide ballot questions''' will be on the [[2010 ballot measures|November 2, 2010]] ballot in the state of [[Maryland]].
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* Two measures are {{lrcafull}}s.
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'''Three statewide ballot measures''' were on the [[2010 ballot measures#Maryland|November 2, 2010 ballot]] in [[Maryland]].
* One measure is an {{abrfull}} about a potential constitutional convention that appears on the ballot every 20 years in the state.  
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* Two measures were {{lrcafull}}s.
* The [[Maryland Legislature]] adjourned on [[BC2010#April|April 12, 2010]], solidifying the state ballot measure count for 2010.
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* One measure was an {{abrfull}}.
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* Two of the measures were approved.
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* One of the measures was defeated.<ref> For Question 1 to be approved, it requires a [[double majority]], or the approval of all of those who voted in the election (not just those who voted on Question 1).</ref>
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The [[Maryland Legislature]] adjourned on [[BC2010#April|April 12, 2010]], solidifying the state ballot measure count for 2010.
  
 
==On the ballot==
 
==On the ballot==
 
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==Not on the ballot==
 
==Not on the ballot==
 
:See also ''[[Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot]]''
 
:See also ''[[Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot]]''
The following measures will not be on the ballot:
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The following measures were not on the ballot:
  
 
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|{{lrss}} || [[Maryland Speed Camera Referendum (2010)|Speed Camera Referendum]] || [[:category:Transportation, Maryland|Transportation]] || Allow speed cameras in highway work zones, and in school zones || rejected
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|{{lrss}} || [[Maryland Speed Camera Referendum (2010)|Speed Camera Referendum]] || [[:Category:Transportation, Maryland|Transportation]] || Allow speed cameras in highway work zones, and in school zones || rejected
 
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|{{lrca}} || [[Maryland Card Gambling Amendment (2010)|Card Gambling Amendment]] || [[:category:Gambling, Maryland|Gambling]] || Authorize gambling on card games at up to six locations. || rejected
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|{{lrca}} || [[Maryland Card Gambling Amendment (2010)|Card Gambling Amendment]] || [[:Category:Gambling, Maryland|Gambling]] || Authorize gambling on card games at up to six locations. || rejected
  
 
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|{{lrca}} || [[Maryland Health Care Amendment (2010)|Health Care Amendment]] || [[:category:Health care, Maryland|Health care]] ||Prohibit laws that interfere with health care plan choices for medical care. || rejected
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|{{lrca}} || [[Maryland Healthcare Amendment (2010)|Healthcare Amendment]] || [[:Category:Healthcare, Maryland|Healthcare]] ||Prohibit laws that interfere with health care plan choices for medical care. || rejected
 
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==See also==
 
==See also==
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* [[List of Maryland ballot measures]]
 
* [[2010 ballot measures]]
 
* [[2010 ballot measures]]
* [[Maryland signature requirements]]
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* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in Maryland]]
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==External links==
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*[http://www.electionsmaryland.com/elections/2014/index.html Maryland State Board of Elections]
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==Additional reading==
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* [http://www.wmdt.com/news-archive.aspx?item=10751 State Questions On Election Ballot]
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* [http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2010/10/27/AR2010102704681.html Proposed Maryland amendments]
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==References==
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2008

Three statewide ballot measures were on the November 2, 2010 ballot in Maryland.

The Maryland Legislature adjourned on April 12, 2010, solidifying the state ballot measure count for 2010.

On the ballot

November 2

Type Title Subject Description Result
ABR Question 1 ConCon Allows the state's voters to say whether they want a constitutional convention to be held Defeatedd
LRCA Question 2 Trials Increases the amount of money in controversy in civil proceedings. Approveda
LRCA Question 3 Judiciary Adds requirements for judges in orphan's courts in Baltimore City. Approveda

Not on the ballot

See also Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

The following measures were not on the ballot:

Type Title Subject Description Status
LRSS Speed Camera Referendum Transportation Allow speed cameras in highway work zones, and in school zones rejected
LRCA Card Gambling Amendment Gambling Authorize gambling on card games at up to six locations. rejected
LRCA Healthcare Amendment Healthcare Prohibit laws that interfere with health care plan choices for medical care. rejected

Local ballot measures

May 4June 7

See also

Maryland

External links

Additional reading

References

  1. For Question 1 to be approved, it requires a double majority, or the approval of all of those who voted in the election (not just those who voted on Question 1).