Rhode Island 2012 ballot measures

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Two statewide ballot measures have so far been certified for the 2012 ballot in the state of Rhode Island.

On the ballot

See also: 2012 ballot measures

The following measure will appear on the 2012 ballot:

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Gambling Would ask voters if they want state-operated casino gambling at the Twin River slot venue. Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Gambling Would authorize casino games at Newport Grand. Approveda
BI Question 3 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $50,000,000) for renovations and modernization of academic buildings at Rhode Island College. Approveda
BI Question 4 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $94,000,000) for the construction of a new Veterans’ Home. Approveda
BI Question 5 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $12,000,000) to finance drinking water infrastructure projects. Approveda
BI Question 6 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $20,000,000) for environmental and recreational purposes. Approveda
BI Question 7 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $25,000,000) for affordable housing. Approveda
Legend

• LRCA = Legislative amendments
• LRSS = Legislative state statute
• ICA = initiated constitutional amendment
• ISS = initiated state statute

Filing cabinet.png = Initiative proposed and filed.

Clipboard128.png = Initiative approved for circulation

ExamineBallot.png = Initiative signatures submitted for review.

StateLegislatures icon.jpg = State legislature reviewing initiative.[1]

Potential measures

See also: Potential 2012 ballot measures
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Gambling Would ask voters if they want state-operated casino gambling at the Twin River slot venue. Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Gambling Would authorize casino games at Newport Grand. Approveda
BI Question 3 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $50,000,000) for renovations and modernization of academic buildings at Rhode Island College. Approveda
BI Question 4 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $94,000,000) for the construction of a new Veterans’ Home. Approveda
BI Question 5 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $12,000,000) to finance drinking water infrastructure projects. Approveda
BI Question 6 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $20,000,000) for environmental and recreational purposes. Approveda
BI Question 7 Bond issues Issue general obligation bonds (up to $25,000,000) for affordable housing. Approveda


Local ballot measures

See also: Local ballot measure elections in 2012

No local measures have been identified for 2012. Read about local happenings here.

See also

Rhode Island


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