Michigan 2008 ballot measures

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Two statewide ballot propositions were on the 2008 ballot in Michigan.

  • Two measures passed, while the recall effort was defeated.
  • Two measures were not on the November ballot.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Proposal 1 Marijuana Allow medical use of marijuana Approveda
CICA Proposal 2 Stem Cells Stem cell research on discarded embryos authorized Approveda

Not on the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Gov't Restructuring Initiative Judicial reform Would have made 31 revisions to 24 sections of the Michigan Constitution Filed signatures July 7th, but court ruled it too broad; lost court appeal
LRSS Service Tax Repeal Taxes Repeal the 6% tax on services passed in October of 2007 Lawmakers moved to repeal the law; measure was no longer necessary

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