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{{pt1}} [[North Dakota 2010 ballot measures|2010]] {{pt2}} [[North Dakota 2006 ballot measures|2006]] {{pt3}} '''Five statewide ballot measures''' appeared on the [[2008 ballot measures#North Dakota|June 3]] and [[2008 ballot measures#North Dakota|November 4, 2008]] ballots in [[North Dakota]].
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* Two of the measures were approved and three were defeated.
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'''Five statewide ballot questions''' were on the [[2008 ballot measures|2008 ballot]] in [[North Dakota]].
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The deadline for filing signatures to make the November 4 ballot in North Dakota was midnight on Tuesday, August 5.
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==Key facts==
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* Through 2006, a total of 170 [[initiative|citizen-initiated ballot propositions]] had appeared on North Dakota's ballot since the beginning of the process in 1918. Of those, 78 passed and 92 failed.
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* With three initiatives on the 2008 ballot, the historical total of North Dakota's citizen initiatives increased to 173.
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'''For information on other citizen initiatives that attempted but failed to make the ballot, see [[North Dakota 2008 citizen initiatives]].'''
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==Endorsements==
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For a look at how the media in North Dakota feels about these ballot measures, please see [[endorsements of North Dakota ballot measures]].
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==National overview==
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==On the ballot==
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|[[initiative|CI]] || [[North Dakota Captive Hunting Petition (2008)|Captive Hunting of Exotic and Native Game Animals]] || [[:Category:Hunting, North Dakota|Hunting]] || Would make it a crime to receive payment for killing or attempting killing of privately own big game species || Filed signatures, but insufficient number were valid
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|[[initiative|CI]] || [[North Dakota Captive Hunting Petition (2008)|Captive Hunting of Exotic and Native Game Animals]] || [[Hunting and fishing on the ballot|Hunt & Fish]] || Makes it a crime to receive payment for killing or attempting killing of privately owned big game species || Filed signatures, but insufficient number were valid
 
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==See also==
 
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* [[Endorsements of North Dakota ballot measures, 2008]]
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* [[2008 ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of North Dakota ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of North Dakota ballot measures]]
* [[Procedures for qualifying an initiative in North Dakota]]
 
* [[Laws governing the initiative process in North Dakota]]
 
 
* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in North Dakota]]
 
* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in North Dakota]]
  
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.nd.gov/sos/electvote/elections/measures.html North Dakota Secretary of State Initiative information]
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* [https://vip.sos.nd.gov/PortalListDetails.aspx?ptlhPKID=63&ptlPKID=4# North Dakota Secretary of State, Archived Election Results]
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* [http://www.ncsl.org/research/elections-and-campaigns/ballot-measures-database.aspx National Council of State Legislatures, State Ballot Measures Database]
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Revision as of 13:34, 1 April 2014

2010
2006
Five statewide ballot measures appeared on the June 3 and November 4, 2008 ballots in North Dakota.

On the ballot

June 3

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Constitutional Measure 1 Legislature Removes prohibition on appointing a member of the Legislative Assembly to state offices established by the state’s constitution Defeatedd

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Constitutional Measure 1 Gov't Finances Establishes permanent oil tax trust fund from oil and gas tax revenue exceeding 100 million dollars per biennium Defeatedd
CISS Initiated Statutory Measure 2 Taxes Lowers corporate income tax rates 15 percent, resident and nonresident tax rates by 50 percent Defeatedd
CISS Initiated Statutory Measure 3 Tobacco Establishes tobacco prevention and control advisory committee Approveda
CISS Initiated Statutory Measure 4 Admin of Gov't Makes Workforce Safety and Insurance agency director appointed by Governor Approveda

Filed signatures but failed to make ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
CI Captive Hunting of Exotic and Native Game Animals Hunt & Fish Makes it a crime to receive payment for killing or attempting killing of privately owned big game species Filed signatures, but insufficient number were valid

See also

North Dakota

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