Difference between revisions of "Nevada 2010 ballot measures"
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Revision as of 11:44, 7 June 2010Four measures have been approved for the November 2, 2010 statewide ballot in Nevada. 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.
On the ballot
|Question 1||Judicial reform||Creation of a selection panel that would recommend candidates to the governor for judicial appointment|
|Question 2||Judicial reform||Allow lawmakers to create an intermediate appellate court between the district courts and Nevada Supreme Court|
|LRSS||Question 3||Taxes||Allows lawmakers to make certain tax changes without going to a vote of the people|
|Question 4||Eminent domain||Prohibit the taking of private property if it is to be transferred to a private party|
|Mining Tax Measure||Taxes||Removes the statutory deductions for mining companies provided by state law|
|Secret Ballot Amendment||Labor||Protects the right to secret ballots in union representation elections|
|Personhood Amendment||Abortion||Would recognize the personhood of the unborn from the earliest stages of life||Waiting for ruling|
Not on the ballot
|Employee Paychecks Initiative||Labor||Prohibit employer use of employee paychecks for political activities without consent|
|Voter Identification Amendment||Elections||Requires voters to present a government-issued photo identification card at the polls|
|Health Care Freedom Act (2)||Health care||Protect the individual’s right to make health care decisions|
Local ballot measures
- Nevada News Bureau,"Initiative Petition Deadline Looms, Groups Have Until June 15 To Qualify Measures For November Ballot," June 4, 2010
- The Record-Courier,"Lawmakers approve four ballot questions," May 9, 2010
- Nevada Secretary of State,"Important 2010 Initiative Dates," retrieved June 1, 2010
State of Nevada
Carson City (capital)
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Controller | State Treasurer | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Commissioner of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Director of Conservation and Natural Resources | Director of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation | Chairman of Public Utilities Commission |