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2012 General Election Ballot Guide: North Dakota


Statewide Measures

  • ( ) Voters will decide on Measure 3, the Farming and Ranching Amendment, which declares that no law be enacted which hinders farmers from using technology and modern livestock practices. NTU takes no position on animal rights issues; this measure is included in NTU’s guide because of its economic effects. Supporters of this measure say it will help preserve the health of an industry that is vital to the State’s economy.
  • (+) North Dakotans will decide on the Measure 1, the Poll Tax Amendment, which removes authority for the poll tax from the State Constitution as well as language referring to “paupers, idiots, insane persons, and Indians not taxed.”