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Citizen's Initiative and People's Veto

Citizen Initiative Process | Initiative Deadlines | People's Veto Process | List of all Proponents

Citizen Initiative Petitions Currently Approved for Circulation

TITLE: An Act Regarding Parental Consent for Abortion

Issued: August 2, 2013

Expires: February 2, 2015

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE: An Act To Remove the Concealed Handgun Permit Requirement for Carrying a Concealed Handgun for Persons Who Are Maine Residents and Are Not Otherwise Prohibited From Possessing a Firearm

Issued: September 19, 2013

Expires: March 19, 2015

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE:  An Act To Create Mandatory Minimum Sentences for Persons Convicted of Certain Sex Offenses Against Victims Under 12 Years of Age

Issued: September 19, 2013

Expired: March 19, 2015

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE: An Act To Remove Restrictions on the Carrying and Use of Weapons

Issued: October 18, 2013

Expires: April 18, 2015

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE: An Act Regarding Common Core Standards

Issued: October 30, 2013

Expires: April 30, 2015

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE:  An Act Directing the Maine Legislature To Apply to the United States Congress to Call a Constitutional Convention for the Sole Purpose of Proposing a Constitutional Amendment Regarding the Status of Corporations as People and the Role of Money in the Election Process

Issued: February 19, 2014

Expires: August 19, 2015

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE: An Act To Strengthen the Maine Clean Election Act, Improve Disclosure and Make Other Changes to the Campaign Finance Laws

Issued: May 16, 2014

Expires: November 16, 2015

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE: An Act To Establish Ranked-choice Voting

Issued: October 28, 2014

Expires: April 28, 2016

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

TITLE: An Act To Repeal and Amend Sections of the Expedited Wind Energy Act To Change the Permitting Criteria for Wind Energy Development

Issued: October 31, 2014

Expires: April 30, 2016

Proponent Information

Legislation

 

Historical Summaries: Citizen Initiated Questions, 1910-date
Provided by the Law and Legislative Reference Library

 

 

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