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Revision as of 15:22, 7 April 2009

Three statewide ballot measures were on the November 4, 2008 ballot in Washington. All three were Initiatives to the People.

On the November ballot

Type Title Subject Description Outcome
ITP I-985 Transportation Various changes in traffic regulation Defeatedd
ITP I-1000 Aid-in-Dying Allow terminally ill adults access to lethal medication under some circumstances Approveda
ITP I-1029 Long-term care workers Licensing, regulation of long-term healthcare workers Approveda

Initiatives to the Legislature, still circulating

Type Title Subject Matter Description Status
CISS Measure No. 409 Enforcement of Immigration Laws Would require state and local agencies to cooperate in enforcing federal immigration laws and would require verifying immigration status of persons seeking employment, receiving driver’s licenses, and receiving some public benefits Petition deadline is 10 days before 2009 legislative session convenes
CISS Measure No. 410 Initiative and Referendum Process Would require a two-thirds legislative majority to change laws concerning initiatives or referendums; require expedited legal challenges to such laws; and revise laws concerning petitions and suits challenging initiatives or referendums Petition deadline is 10 days before 2009 legislative session convenes
IISS Measure No. 411 Tax Increase Cap Would limit the annual growth of general fund revenue, not including new voter-approved revenue, to rate of inflation Petition deadline is 10 days before 2009 legislative session convenes


For a full list of citizen initiatives that attempted to make the 2008 ballot, see Washington 2008 citizen initiatives.

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