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Native American tribes

Navajo Nation | Lumbee Nation

18 states where citizens can initiate constitutional amendments

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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

22 states where citizens can initiate laws/statutes

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Nevada | North Dakota | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | South Dakota | Utah | Washington | Washington, D.C. | Wyoming

24 states 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 | 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 with the right of citizen-initiated grand jury empanelment

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

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