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[[Arizona]] | [[Alaska]] | [[California]] | [[Colorado]] | [[Georgia]] | [[Idaho]] | [[Kansas]] | [[Louisiana]] | [[Michigan]] | [[Minnesota]]<br> [[Montana]] | [[Nevada]] | [[New Jersey]] | [[North Dakota]] | [[Oregon]] | [[Rhode Island]] | [[Washington]] | [[Wisconsin]]
 
[[Arizona]] | [[Alaska]] | [[California]] | [[Colorado]] | [[Georgia]] | [[Idaho]] | [[Kansas]] | [[Louisiana]] | [[Michigan]] | [[Minnesota]]<br> [[Montana]] | [[Nevada]] | [[New Jersey]] | [[North Dakota]] | [[Oregon]] | [[Rhode Island]] | [[Washington]] | [[Wisconsin]]
  
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Alabama | Alaska | Arizona | Arkansas | California
Colorado | Connecticut | Delaware | District of Columbia | Florida | Georgia
Hawaii | Idaho | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maine
Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri
Montana | Nebraska | Nevada | New Hampshire | New Jersey | New Mexico
New York | North Carolina | North Dakota | Ohio
Oklahoma | Oregon | Pennsylvania | Rhode Island | South Carolina
South Dakota | Tennessee | Texas | Utah | Vermont | Virginia | Washington
West Virginia | Wisconsin | Wyoming


Native American tribes

Navajo Nation | Lumbee Nation


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

22 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 | Washington, D.C. | Wyoming

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

(36 states permit the recall of local officials)

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 with the right of citizen-initiated grand jury empanelment

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

References and additional information