Natural resources on the ballot

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Natural resources on the ballot: This subtopic of "environment" refers to ballot measures regarding gathering and use of natural resources, including subjects such as logging, mining and drilling.

Examples:

Ballot measures lists

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Alabama

  1. Alabama Assets and Liabilities Transfer Amendment, Amendment 5 (2012)
  2. Alabama Historical Sites and State Parks Bonds, Amendment 2 (1998)
  3. Alabama Propane Gas Promotion Programs Amendment (June 2010)


Alaska

  1. Alaska Clean Water, Measure 4 (August 2008)
  2. Alaska Fisheries Permit Initiative (1976)
  3. Alaska Gas Pipeline, Measure 3 (2002)
  4. Alaska Gasline Now! Initiative, Ballot Measure 2 (2006)
  5. Alaska Homesteading of Vacant State Land Initiative (1978)
  6. Alaska House Bill 134
  7. Alaska Limited Entry Fisheries, Amendment 5 (August 1972)
  8. Alaska Oil Tax Cuts Veto Referendum, Ballot Measure 1 (August 2014)
  9. Alaska Permanent Fund Amendment (1976)
  10. Alaska Personal Consumption of Fish and Game (1982)
  11. Alaska State Land Disposal Amendment (1976)
  12. Alaska State Ownership of Federal Land Initiative (1982)


Arizona

  1. Arizona Conserving Arizona's Future, Proposition 106 (2006)
  2. Arizona Funds for Open Space Land, Proposition 303 (1998)
  3. Arizona State Land Leasing for Oil and Gas Exploration and Exploitation, Proposition 5 (September 1950)
  4. Arizona State Lands, Proposition 100 (2000)
  5. Arizona State Lands, Proposition 100 (2004)
  6. Arizona State School Trust Land Revenues, Proposition 300 (2002)
  7. Arizona State Trust Land Amendment, Proposition 102 (1992)
  8. Arizona State Trust Land Exchange, Proposition 100 (1990)
  9. Arizona State Trust Lands Question, Proposition 110 (2010)
  10. Arizona Wildlife Management, Proposition 102 (2000)



California

  1. California Proposition 1, Bonds for Parks and Recreation (1980)
  2. California Proposition 1, Bonds for Recreational Land (1964)
  3. California Proposition 1, Bonds for Recreational Land (June 1974)
  4. California Proposition 10, Oil Leases on State-Owned Tidelands at Huntington Beach (1938)
  5. California Proposition 10, Proceeds from Sale of Land Grant Lands (1964)
  6. California Proposition 11, Klamath River Fish and Game District (1924)
  7. California Proposition 11, Tide and Submerged Lands Granted to Huntington Beach (1932)
  8. California Proposition 117, Habitat Conservation Fund (1990)
  9. California Proposition 128, Environmental Protection Act (1990)
  10. California Proposition 13, Sale or Lease of State Park Lands Containing Oil or Gas Deposits (1940)
  11. California Proposition 130, Restrictions on Logging and Bonds for Forests (1990)
  12. California Proposition 138, Logging Rules and Forest Improvements Initiative (1990)
  13. California Proposition 14, Sale of Tidelands (1962)
  14. California Proposition 141, No Carcinogens Released Into Water Act (1990)
  15. California Proposition 149, Parks and Recreation Bond Act (1990)
  16. California Proposition 17, the "Wild and Scenic Rivers" Initiative (1974)
  17. California Proposition 1E, Flood Control and Drinking Water Structures (2006)
  18. California Proposition 20, Creation of the California Coastal Commission (1972)
  19. California Proposition 24, Leasing State-Owned Tidelands for Oil Drilling (1938)
  20. California Proposition 2 (1976)
  21. California Proposition 3, Open Space Land (1966)
  22. California Proposition 3, Sales of Public Lands in the Coastal Zone (1978)
  23. California Proposition 4, Bonds for Harbor Development (1958)
  24. California Proposition 4, Prohibition on Tideland Surface Oil Drilling (1936)
  25. California Proposition 4, Tax Assessments of Agricultural Land (1962)
  26. California Proposition 5, Bonds for Recreation (June 1962)
  27. California Proposition 70, Bonds for Parks and Wildlife (June 1988)


Colorado

  1. Colorado Distribution of Oil and Gas Revenue Initiative (2014)
  2. Colorado Local Regulation of Oil and Gas Amendment (2014)
  3. Colorado Local Regulation of Oil and Gas Development Initiative (2014)
  4. Colorado Payments for Water by the Rio Grande Water Conservation District, Initiative 16 (1998)
  5. Colorado Severance Tax on Oil and Gas, Measure 4 (1952)
  6. Colorado State Trust Lands, Initiative 16 (1996)
  7. Colorado Video Lottery and Tourism Promotion, Initiative 33 (2003)
  8. Colorado Water Meters in the San Luis Valley, Initiative 15 (1998)




Florida

  1. Florida Natural Resources Conservation and Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Amendment 5 (1998)


Georgia

  1. Georgia Amendment 1 (1998)



Idaho

  1. Idaho Dredge Mining Initiative, Initiative 1 (1954)




Iowa

  1. Iowa Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund Amendment, Measure 1 (2010)
  2. Iowa Revenue for Fish and Wildlife Programs, Measure 1 (1996)




Louisiana

  1. Louisiana Mineral Revenue Trust Fund, Amendment 2 (October 1990)
  2. Louisiana Natural Resource Severance Taxes, Amendment 2 (2010)
  3. Louisiana Prohibits Use of Min. Rev. Aud. & Stle. Fund, Amendment 10 (October 1995)
  4. Louisiana Provides Mineral Rights on Reclaimed, Amendment 9 (October 1995)


Maine

  1. Maine Export of Surplus Hydroelectric Power, Referendum Question No. 1 (1929)
  2. Maine Incorporation of Dexter P. Cooper, Referendum Question (1925)
  3. Maine Mineral Value and Municipal Property Tax Reimbursement, Constitutional Amendment 8 (1983)
  4. Maine Mining Excise Tax Trust Fund Expenditure, Constitutional Amendment 7 (1983)
  5. Maine Science and Technology Research and Development, Question 1 (1998)
  6. Maine Solid Waste Landfill Capping to Protect Drinking Water, Question 3 (1994)




Michigan

  1. Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund Allocation Amendment (2014)


Minnesota

  1. Minnesota Environmental and Natural Resources Trust Fund, Amendment 1 (1988)
  2. Minnesota Gross Earnings Taxes, Amendment 2 (1892)
  3. Minnesota Mining Ore, Amendment 3 (1916)
  4. Minnesota Tax on Ore Mining, Amendment 2 (1922)
  5. Minnesota Taxation on Taconite, Copper and Nickel, Amendment 1 (1964)



Missouri

  1. Missouri Conservation Tax, Amendment 8 (1996)


Montana

  1. Montana Coal Tax Trust Fund, C-3 (1976)
  2. Montana Cyanide Process Open Pit Mining Prohibition, I-137 (1998)
  3. Montana Open-pit Mining, I-147 (2004)
  4. Montana Remove Prohibition on Disposal of Radioactive Waste, LR-89 (1982)
  5. Montana Resource Indemnity Trust, C-1 (1974)





New Mexico

  1. New Mexico Amendment 7 (1996)


New Jersey

  1. New Jersey Public Question 4, Bonds for Green and Blue Acres (1995)
  2. New Jersey Question 1, Increase in Garden State Preservation Trust Bond Limits (2003)




North Dakota

  1. North Dakota Coal Development Impact Trust Fund Referendum, Amendment 5 (1980)
  2. North Dakota Coal Mineral Interest Exchanges Referendum, Measure 1 (1986)
  3. North Dakota Dickinson Experiment Station Referendum, Measure 1 (1978)
  4. North Dakota Exchange of Land and Mineral Interests, Measure 2 (1996)
  5. North Dakota Land and Mineral Rights Sales, Measure 2 (1992)
  6. North Dakota Oil Extraction Tax Initiative, Measure 6 (1980)
  7. North Dakota Oil Extraction Tax Revenues, Measure 1 (1994)
  8. North Dakota State Mineral Rights Referendum, Amendment 2 (1960)
  9. North Dakota Use of Coal Tax Revenue, Measure 3 (1990)


Ohio

  1. Ohio Issue 1, Bonds for Coal Research (1985)
  2. Ohio Natural Resources Conservation, Amendment 12 (September 1912)


Oklahoma

  1. Oklahoma State Question 238, State Oil Inspectors (1938)


Oregon

  1. Oregon Chemical Process Mining Standards, Measure 14 (1994)
  2. Oregon Graduated Franchise and Land Taxes, Measure 32 (1912)
  3. Oregon Public Land Timber to be Processed in State, Measure 2 (June 1989)
  4. Oregon Timber Harvest Regulations and Restrictions, Measure 64 (1998)
  5. Oregon Transportation of Natural Resources as Public Use, Measure 2 (1924)



Rhode Island

  1. Rhode Island Capital Bonds for Open Space Question, Question 4 (2010)
  2. Rhode Island Open Space Bonds, Question 2 (2008)



South Dakota

  1. South Dakota Mining Tax, Initiative 2 (1988)
  2. South Dakota Oil Refinery Initiative (2008)
  3. South Dakota Permits for Large Scale Mining, Initiative 2 (1990)
  4. South Dakota Public Land Mineral Rights, Amendment C (1978)
  5. South Dakota Regulate Gold and Silver Mining, Initiative 2 (1992)
  6. South Dakota School Land Use (1910)
  7. South Dakota State Coal (1918)
  8. South Dakota Surface Mining Reclamation, Initiative 1 (1988)
  9. South Dakota Uranium Mining and Nuclear Waste, Initiative 1 (1980)



Texas

  1. Texas Proposition 9 (2009)


Utah

  1. Utah Constitutional Tax Provisions, Proposition 2 (1996)
  2. Utah Trust Lands, Proposition 3 (1998)




Washington

  1. Washington Federal Lands to the State, SJR 132 (1980)
  2. Washington Local Processing of State Timber, Initiative 32 (1968)
  3. Washington Restrictions on Commercial Fishing, Initiative 696 (1999)
  4. Washington State Boundaries, SJR 10 (1958)
  5. Washington State Timber Resources Board, Referendum 27 (1946)
  6. Washington Taxation of Reforested Lands, Amendment to Article XXVIII (1926)



Wisconsin

  1. Wisconsin Forest and Minerals Tax Amendment, Question 2 (April 1927)
  2. Wisconsin Water Power and Forest Funding Amendment, Question 3 (1910)


2014

  1. Alaska Oil Tax Cuts Veto Referendum, Ballot Measure 1 (August 2014)
  2. Colorado Local Regulation of Oil and Gas Amendment (2014)
  3. Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund Allocation Amendment (2014)



2012

  1. Alabama Assets and Liabilities Transfer Amendment, Amendment 5 (2012)



2010

  1. Alabama Propane Gas Promotion Programs Amendment (June 2010)
  2. Arizona State Trust Lands Question, Proposition 110 (2010)
  3. Iowa Natural Resources and Outdoor Recreation Trust Fund Amendment, Measure 1 (2010)
  4. Louisiana Natural Resource Severance Taxes, Amendment 2 (2010)
  5. Rhode Island Capital Bonds for Open Space Question, Question 4 (2010)


2009

  1. Texas Proposition 9 (2009)


2008

  1. Alaska Clean Water, Measure 4 (August 2008)
  2. Rhode Island Open Space Bonds, Question 2 (2008)
  3. South Dakota Oil Refinery Initiative (2008)



2006

  1. Alaska Gasline Now! Initiative, Ballot Measure 2 (2006)
  2. Arizona Conserving Arizona's Future, Proposition 106 (2006)
  3. California Proposition 1E, Flood Control and Drinking Water Structures (2006)



2004

  1. Arizona State Lands, Proposition 100 (2004)
  2. Montana Open-pit Mining, I-147 (2004)


2003

  1. Colorado Video Lottery and Tourism Promotion, Initiative 33 (2003)
  2. New Jersey Question 1, Increase in Garden State Preservation Trust Bond Limits (2003)


2002

  1. Alaska Gas Pipeline, Measure 3 (2002)
  2. Arizona State School Trust Land Revenues, Proposition 300 (2002)



2000

  1. Arizona State Lands, Proposition 100 (2000)
  2. Arizona Wildlife Management, Proposition 102 (2000)


1999

  1. Washington Restrictions on Commercial Fishing, Initiative 696 (1999)


1998

  1. Alabama Historical Sites and State Parks Bonds, Amendment 2 (1998)
  2. Arizona Funds for Open Space Land, Proposition 303 (1998)
  3. Colorado Payments for Water by the Rio Grande Water Conservation District, Initiative 16 (1998)
  4. Colorado Water Meters in the San Luis Valley, Initiative 15 (1998)
  5. Florida Natural Resources Conservation and Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Amendment 5 (1998)
  6. Georgia Amendment 1 (1998)
  7. Maine Science and Technology Research and Development, Question 1 (1998)
  8. Montana Cyanide Process Open Pit Mining Prohibition, I-137 (1998)
  9. Oregon Timber Harvest Regulations and Restrictions, Measure 64 (1998)
  10. Utah Trust Lands, Proposition 3 (1998)



1996

  1. Colorado State Trust Lands, Initiative 16 (1996)
  2. Iowa Revenue for Fish and Wildlife Programs, Measure 1 (1996)
  3. Missouri Conservation Tax, Amendment 8 (1996)
  4. New Mexico Amendment 7 (1996)
  5. North Dakota Exchange of Land and Mineral Interests, Measure 2 (1996)
  6. Utah Constitutional Tax Provisions, Proposition 2 (1996)


1995

  1. Louisiana Prohibits Use of Min. Rev. Aud. & Stle. Fund, Amendment 10 (October 1995)
  2. Louisiana Provides Mineral Rights on Reclaimed, Amendment 9 (October 1995)
  3. New Jersey Public Question 4, Bonds for Green and Blue Acres (1995)


1994

  1. Maine Solid Waste Landfill Capping to Protect Drinking Water, Question 3 (1994)
  2. North Dakota Oil Extraction Tax Revenues, Measure 1 (1994)
  3. Oregon Chemical Process Mining Standards, Measure 14 (1994)



1992

  1. Arizona State Trust Land Amendment, Proposition 102 (1992)
  2. North Dakota Land and Mineral Rights Sales, Measure 2 (1992)
  3. South Dakota Regulate Gold and Silver Mining, Initiative 2 (1992)



1990

  1. Arizona State Trust Land Exchange, Proposition 100 (1990)
  2. California Proposition 117, Habitat Conservation Fund (1990)
  3. California Proposition 128, Environmental Protection Act (1990)
  4. California Proposition 130, Restrictions on Logging and Bonds for Forests (1990)
  5. California Proposition 138, Logging Rules and Forest Improvements Initiative (1990)
  6. California Proposition 141, No Carcinogens Released Into Water Act (1990)
  7. California Proposition 149, Parks and Recreation Bond Act (1990)
  8. Louisiana Mineral Revenue Trust Fund, Amendment 2 (October 1990)
  9. North Dakota Use of Coal Tax Revenue, Measure 3 (1990)
  10. South Dakota Permits for Large Scale Mining, Initiative 2 (1990)


1989

  1. Oregon Public Land Timber to be Processed in State, Measure 2 (June 1989)


1988

  1. California Proposition 70, Bonds for Parks and Wildlife (June 1988)
  2. Minnesota Environmental and Natural Resources Trust Fund, Amendment 1 (1988)
  3. South Dakota Mining Tax, Initiative 2 (1988)
  4. South Dakota Surface Mining Reclamation, Initiative 1 (1988)



1986

  1. North Dakota Coal Mineral Interest Exchanges Referendum, Measure 1 (1986)


1985

  1. Ohio Issue 1, Bonds for Coal Research (1985)



1983

  1. Maine Mineral Value and Municipal Property Tax Reimbursement, Constitutional Amendment 8 (1983)
  2. Maine Mining Excise Tax Trust Fund Expenditure, Constitutional Amendment 7 (1983)


1982

  1. Montana Remove Prohibition on Disposal of Radioactive Waste, LR-89 (1982)



1980

  1. California Proposition 1, Bonds for Parks and Recreation (1980)
  2. North Dakota Coal Development Impact Trust Fund Referendum, Amendment 5 (1980)
  3. North Dakota Oil Extraction Tax Initiative, Measure 6 (1980)
  4. South Dakota Uranium Mining and Nuclear Waste, Initiative 1 (1980)
  5. Washington Federal Lands to the State, SJR 132 (1980)



1978

  1. Alaska Homesteading of Vacant State Land Initiative (1978)
  2. California Proposition 3, Sales of Public Lands in the Coastal Zone (1978)
  3. North Dakota Dickinson Experiment Station Referendum, Measure 1 (1978)
  4. South Dakota Public Land Mineral Rights, Amendment C (1978)



1976

  1. Alaska Fisheries Permit Initiative (1976)
  2. Alaska Permanent Fund Amendment (1976)
  3. Alaska State Land Disposal Amendment (1976)
  4. California Proposition 2 (1976)
  5. Montana Coal Tax Trust Fund, C-3 (1976)



1974

  1. California Proposition 1, Bonds for Recreational Land (June 1974)
  2. California Proposition 17, the "Wild and Scenic Rivers" Initiative (1974)
  3. Montana Resource Indemnity Trust, C-1 (1974)



1972

  1. Alaska Limited Entry Fisheries, Amendment 5 (August 1972)
  2. California Proposition 20, Creation of the California Coastal Commission (1972)





1968

  1. Washington Local Processing of State Timber, Initiative 32 (1968)



1966

  1. California Proposition 3, Open Space Land (1966)



1964

  1. California Proposition 1, Bonds for Recreational Land (1964)
  2. California Proposition 10, Proceeds from Sale of Land Grant Lands (1964)
  3. Minnesota Taxation on Taconite, Copper and Nickel, Amendment 1 (1964)



1962

  1. California Proposition 14, Sale of Tidelands (1962)
  2. California Proposition 4, Tax Assessments of Agricultural Land (1962)
  3. California Proposition 5, Bonds for Recreation (June 1962)



1960

  1. North Dakota State Mineral Rights Referendum, Amendment 2 (1960)



1958

  1. California Proposition 4, Bonds for Harbor Development (1958)
  2. Washington State Boundaries, SJR 10 (1958)





1954

  1. Idaho Dredge Mining Initiative, Initiative 1 (1954)



1952

  1. Colorado Severance Tax on Oil and Gas, Measure 4 (1952)



1950

  1. Arizona State Land Leasing for Oil and Gas Exploration and Exploitation, Proposition 5 (September 1950)





1946

  1. Washington State Timber Resources Board, Referendum 27 (1946)







1940

  1. California Proposition 13, Sale or Lease of State Park Lands Containing Oil or Gas Deposits (1940)



1938

  1. California Proposition 10, Oil Leases on State-Owned Tidelands at Huntington Beach (1938)
  2. California Proposition 24, Leasing State-Owned Tidelands for Oil Drilling (1938)
  3. Oklahoma State Question 238, State Oil Inspectors (1938)



1936

  1. California Proposition 4, Prohibition on Tideland Surface Oil Drilling (1936)





1932

  1. California Proposition 11, Tide and Submerged Lands Granted to Huntington Beach (1932)




1929

  1. Maine Export of Surplus Hydroelectric Power, Referendum Question No. 1 (1929)



1927

  1. Wisconsin Forest and Minerals Tax Amendment, Question 2 (April 1927)


1926

  1. Washington Taxation of Reforested Lands, Amendment to Article XXVIII (1926)


1925

  1. Maine Incorporation of Dexter P. Cooper, Referendum Question (1925)


1924

  1. California Proposition 11, Klamath River Fish and Game District (1924)
  2. Oregon Transportation of Natural Resources as Public Use, Measure 2 (1924)



1922

  1. Minnesota Tax on Ore Mining, Amendment 2 (1922)





1918

  1. South Dakota State Coal (1918)



1916

  1. Minnesota Mining Ore, Amendment 3 (1916)





1912

  1. Ohio Natural Resources Conservation, Amendment 12 (September 1912)
  2. Oregon Graduated Franchise and Land Taxes, Measure 32 (1912)



1910

  1. South Dakota School Land Use (1910)
  2. Wisconsin Water Power and Forest Funding Amendment, Question 3 (1910)












Before 1900

  1. Minnesota Gross Earnings Taxes, Amendment 2 (1892)


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