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'''Native American tribes'''
 
 
[[Navajo Nation ballot measures|Navajo Nation]] | [[Lumbee Nation]]
 
  
 
====18 states where citizens can initiate constitutional amendments====
 
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[[Arizona]] | [[Arkansas]] | [[California]] | [[Colorado]] | [[Delaware]] | [[Idaho]] | [[Illinois]] | [[Kentucky]] | [[Maine]] | [[Maryland]] | [[Massachusetts]] | [[Michigan]] | [[Missouri]]<br>[[Montana]] | [[Nebraska]] | [[Nevada]] | [[New Mexico]] | [[North Dakota]] | [[Ohio]] | [[Oklahoma]] | [[Oregon]] | [[Puerto Rico]] | [[South Dakota]] | [[Utah]] | [[Washington]]
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[[Arizona]] | [[Arkansas]] | [[California]] | [[Colorado]] | [[Delaware]] | [[Idaho]] | [[Illinois]] | [[Kentucky]] | [[Maine]] | [[Maryland]] | [[Massachusetts]] | [[Michigan]] | [[Missouri]]<br>[[Montana]] | [[Nebraska]] | [[Nevada]] | [[New Mexico]] | [[North Dakota]] | [[Ohio]] | [[Oklahoma]] | [[Oregon]] | Puerto Rico | [[South Dakota]] | [[Utah]] | [[Washington]]
  
 
====25 states where citizens can overturn state statutes through veto referendum====
 
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====6 states and 1 unincorporated organized territory with the right of citizen-initiated grand jury empanelment====
 
====6 states and 1 unincorporated organized territory with the right of citizen-initiated grand jury empanelment====
  
[[Kansas]] | [[Nebraska]] | [[Nevada]] | [[New Mexico]] | [[North Dakota]] | [[Oklahoma]] | [[Puerto Rico]]
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[[Kansas]] | [[Nebraska]] | [[Nevada]] | [[New Mexico]] | [[North Dakota]] | [[Oklahoma]] | Puerto Rico
  
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[[Puerto Rico]] | [[Guam]] | [[Northern Mariana Islands]] | [[Virgin Islands of the United States]] </center>
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[[Navajo Nation ballot measures|Navajo Nation]] | [[Lumbee Nation]]
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==References and additional information==
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Puerto Rico | Guam | Northern Mariana Islands | Virgin Islands of the United States </center>
  
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==See also==
 
* [[Forms of direct democracy in the American states]]
 
* [[Forms of direct democracy in the American states]]
 
* [[Ballot measure|Understanding different types of ballot measures]]
 
* [[Ballot measure|Understanding different types of ballot measures]]

Revision as of 15:34, 28 January 2014

Choose your state to get started:

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18 states where citizens can initiate constitutional amendments

Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Florida | Illinois | Massachusetts
Michigan | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | Nebraska | Nevada | North Dakota
Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | South Dakota

49 states with legislatively-referred constitutional amendments

Every state except for Delaware

21 states where citizens can initiate laws/statutes

Alaska | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Idaho | Maine | Massachusetts | Michigan | Missouri | Montana | Nebraska
Nevada | North Dakota | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | South Dakota | Utah | Washington | Wyoming

24 states and 1 unincorporated organized territory with legislatively-referred law/statutes

Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Delaware | Idaho | Illinois | Kentucky | Maine | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Missouri
Montana | Nebraska | Nevada | New Mexico | North Dakota | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Puerto Rico | South Dakota | Utah | Washington

25 states where citizens can overturn state statutes through veto referendum

Alaska | Arizona | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Idaho | Kentucky | Maine | Maryland
Massachusetts | Michigan | Missouri | Montana | Nebraska | Nevada | New Mexico | North Dakota | Ohio
Oklahoma | Oregon | South Dakota | Utah | Washington | Washington, D.C. | Wyoming

18 states with the right of statewide recall

Arizona | Alaska | California | Colorado | Georgia | Idaho | Kansas | Louisiana | Michigan | Minnesota
Montana | Nevada | New Jersey | North Dakota | Oregon | Rhode Island | Washington | Wisconsin

1 state with the right of statute affirmation

Nevada

6 states and 1 unincorporated organized territory with the right of citizen-initiated grand jury empanelment

Kansas | Nebraska | Nevada | New Mexico | North Dakota | Oklahoma | Puerto Rico

Native American tribes

Navajo Nation | Lumbee Nation

4 unincorporated organized territories

Puerto Rico | Guam | Northern Mariana Islands | Virgin Islands of the United States

See also