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New York 2013 ballot measures

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Six measures are certified for the 2013 statewide ballot in New York.

On the ballot

November 5:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposal 1 Gambling Allows casino gambling statewide Approveda
LRCA Proposal 2 Veterans Gives veterans with combat-related disabilities extra points when competing for civil service promotions Approveda
LRCA Proposal 3 Budgets Allows municipalities to continue exceeding their debt limits for sewage facilities Approveda
LRCA Proposal 4 Forests and parks Attempts to solve a dispute with private landowners over property in the Adirondack forest preserve Approveda
LRCA Proposal 5 Forests and parks Allows a land exchange involving the Adirondack forest preserve with NYCO Minerals Approveda
LRCA Proposal 6 State judiciary Raises the mandatory judicial retirement age in the state to 80 Defeatedd

Not on ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA State Spending Amendment State budgets Imposes a state spending cap of 2 percent a year Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Supermajority Vote Tax Requirement Taxes Requires a two-thirds vote of the legislature to approve new taxes Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot
LRCA Initiative and Referendum Amendment Direct democracy measures Allows for voters to enact and amend laws through initiative and referendum Proposed ballot measures that were not on a ballot

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