North Carolina 2014 ballot measures

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One statewide ballot measure is certified for the 2014 ballot in the state of North Carolina. The legislatively-referred constitutional amendment pertains to criminal trials.

Historical facts

  • Since 1996, an average of two measures have appeared annually on the ballot in North Carolina. Therefore, 2014 is a below average year based on the currently certified measures.
  • The number of measures on a state-wide ballot since 1996 have ranged from one to five.
  • Since 1996, 14 of 14 or 100.00% of North Carolina ballot measures have been approved by voters.
  • Conversely, 0 of 14 or 0.00% of measures have been defeated.

On the ballot

See also: 2014 ballot measures

November 4:

Type Title Subject Description
LRCA Criminal Defendant May Waive Jury Trial Amendment Criminal Trials Amends North Carolina Constitution to allow criminal defendants to waive jury trial

Potential measures

Twelve legislatively-referred constitutional amendments have been introduced into the North Carolina General Assembly during the current legislative session. According to Section 4 of Article XIII of the North Carolina Constitution, a proposed amendment was be approve in both legislative chambers by a 60% vote.

Type Title Subject Description

See also

North Carolina

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