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| {{ica}} || [[Nevada Hemp for Biomass (2010)|Hemp for Biomass]] || [[:Category:Marijuana, Nevada|Marijuana]] || Allow the Desert Research Institute to research hemp, a derivative of the cannabis plant, as a source of biomass for energy
 
 
 
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| {{ica}} || [[Nevada Mining Tax Measure (2010)|Mining Tax Measure]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Nevada|Taxes]] || Removes the statutory deductions for mining companies provided by state law
 
| {{ica}} || [[Nevada Mining Tax Measure (2010)|Mining Tax Measure]] || [[:Category:Taxes, Nevada|Taxes]] || Removes the statutory deductions for mining companies provided by state law
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| {{ica}} || [[Nevada Secret Ballot Amendment (2010)|Secret Ballot Amendment]] || [[:Category:Labor, Nevada|Labor]] || Protects the right to secret ballots in union representation elections  
 
| {{ica}} || [[Nevada Secret Ballot Amendment (2010)|Secret Ballot Amendment]] || [[:Category:Labor, Nevada|Labor]] || Protects the right to secret ballots in union representation elections  
  
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| {{ica}} || [[Nevada Public Office and Issues Secret Ballot Amendment (2010)|Public Office and Issues Secret Ballot Amendment]] || [[:Category:Election reform, Nevada|Elections]] || Protects the right to secret ballots for public office and on public issues
 
 
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| {{ica}} || [[Nevada Immigration Reform Initiative (2010)|Immigration Reform Initiative]] || [[:Category:Immigration, Nevada|Immigration]] || Would authorize police question a person's immigration status if there are any suspicions that they are illegal immigrants
 
 
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Revision as of 12:42, 7 June 2010

2011
2008
Four measures have been approved for the November 2, 2010 statewide ballot in Nevada.[1] A total of eleven initiatives have been proposed.

The signature filing deadline for initiated state statutes has already passed. The state requires that initiated state statutes be proposed thirty (30) days prior to the start of the 2010 state legislative session. Constitutional amendments, on the other hand, must be submitted to county clerks/registrars by June 15. County clerks must then verify and submit the signatures to the secretary of state by no later than August 4, 2010.[2]

On the ballot

November 2:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Judicial reform Creation of a selection panel that would recommend candidates to the governor for judicial appointment Defeatedd
LRCA Question 2 Judicial reform Allow lawmakers to create an intermediate appellate court between the district courts and Nevada Supreme Court Defeatedd
LRSS Question 3 Taxes Allows lawmakers to make certain tax changes without going to a vote of the people Defeatedd
LRCA Question 4 Eminent domain Prohibit the taking of private property if it is to be transferred to a private party Defeatedd

Proposed measures

Type Title Subject Description
CICA Mining Tax Measure Taxes Removes the statutory deductions for mining companies provided by state law
CICA Secret Ballot Amendment Labor Protects the right to secret ballots in union representation elections

In court

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Personhood Amendment Abortion Would recognize the personhood of the unborn from the earliest stages of life Waiting for ruling

Not on the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Employee Paychecks Initiative Labor Prohibit employer use of employee paychecks for political activities without consent Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Voter Identification Amendment Elections Requires voters to present a government-issued photo identification card at the polls Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
CICA Health Care Freedom Act (2) Health care Protect the individual’s right to make health care decisions Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

Local ballot measures

See also

Articles

External links

Additional reading

References

  1. The Record-Courier,"Lawmakers approve four ballot questions," May 9, 2010
  2. Nevada Secretary of State,"Important 2010 Initiative Dates," retrieved June 1, 2010