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On ballot (2016)

*Unofficial caption assigned by legislative staff for tracking purposes.
# Proposed initiative * Original highlighted final filed Title Board hearing / rehearing Supreme Court action Petition format approved Petitions due Petitions submitted Statement of sufficiency / insufficiency issued Cure period (within 15 days) Protest by registered elector due (30 days) Election date
20 State Health Care System 4/03/2015
2:08 PM
Summary   5/12/2015 10/23/2015 10/23/2015 11/9/2015  n/a 12/9/2015  11/8/2016
96 Requirements for Initiated Constitutional Amendments 2/19/2016
12:07 PM
Summary #16SA100
Title Board affirmed 5/12/16
5/25/2016 8/08/2016 8/05/2016 8/16/2016 n/a 9/15/2016 11/8/2016
98 Primary Elections 2/19/2016
2:51 PM
Summary #16SA108
Title Board affirmed 5/12/16
5/11/2016 8/08/2016 8/08/2016 8/24/2016 n/a 9/23/2016 11/8/2016
101 State Minimum Wage 3/04/2016
11:12 AM
Summary 4/20/2016 8/08/2016 7/25/2016 8/11/2016 n/a 9/10/2016 11/8/2016
140 Presidential Primary Election 4/08/2016
10:00 AM
Summary 5/20/2016 8/08/2016 8/08/2016 8/24/2016 n/a 9/23/2016 11/8/2016
143 New Cigarette and Tobacco Taxes 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary #16SA155 5/12/2016 8/08/2016 8/08/2016 8/22/2016 n/a 9/21/2016 11/8/2016
145 Medical Aid in Dying 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary #16SA151 5/20/2016 8/08/2016 8/04/2016 8/15/2016 n/a 9/14/2016 11/8/2016

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Petitions deemed insufficient

Initiative designated representatives contact list

*Unofficial caption assigned by legislative staff for tracking purposes.
# Proposed initiative * Original highlighted final filed Title Board hearing / rehearing Supreme Court action Petition format approved Petitions due Petitions submitted Statement of sufficiency / insufficiency issued Cure period (within 15 days) Protest by registered elector due (30 days) Election date
75 Local Government Authority to Regulate Oil and Gas Development 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary #16SA70
Title Board affirmed
4/14/2016
4/12/2016 8/08/2016 8/08/2016 8/29/2016 n/a 9/28/2016 11/8/2016
78 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary #16SA71
Title Board affirmed
4/14/2016
4/08/2016 8/08/2016 8/08/2016 8/29/2016 n/a 9/28/2016 11/8/2016

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Petition format approved

Initiative designated representatives contact list

*Unofficial caption assigned by legislative staff for tracking purposes.
# Proposed initiative * Original highlighted final filed Title Board hearing / rehearing Supreme Court action Petition format approved Petitions due Petitions submitted Statement of sufficiency / insufficiency due Cure period (within 15 days) Protest by registered elector due (30 days) Election date
40 Local Governance 12/02/2015
7:01 AM
Summary #16SA11 3/16/2016 8/08/2016
47 Iran Divestment of Public Funds 1/8/2016
9:14 AM
Summary 3/02/2016 8/03/2016
63 Right to Healthy Environment 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary #16SA51 4/12/2016 8/08/2016
100 Medical Aid in Dying 2/19/2016
2:31 PM
Summary #16SA141
Title Board affirmed 6/2/16
6/7/2016 8/08/2016
104 Food Store License 3/04/2016
2:48 PM
Summary 3/31/2016 8/08/2016
105 Food Store License 3/04/2016
2:48 PM
Summary 4/01/2016 8/08/2016
106 Food Store License 3/04/2016
2:48 PM
Summary 4/01/2016 8/08/2016
125 Food Store License 4/08/2016
9:35 AM
Summary 5/12/2016 8/08/2016
126 Limit on Specified Liquor Licenses 4/08/2016
9:35 AM
Summary 5/12/2016 8/08/2016
142 Primary Elections 4/08/2016
10:00 AM
Summary 5/11/2016 8/08/2016
144 Commission to Conduct Legislative Reapportionment and Congressional Redistricting 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary 6/28/2016 8/08/2016
157 Minimum Age for Employees of Specified Liquor Licensees 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary 5/12/2016 8/08/2016

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Title set

Initiative designated representatives contact list

*Unofficial caption assigned by legislative staff for tracking purposes.
# Proposed initiative * Original highlighted final filed Title Board hearing / rehearing Supreme Court action Petition format approved Petitions due Petitions submitted Statement of sufficiency / insufficiency due Cure period (within 15 days) Protest by registered elector due (30 days) Election date
38 Congressional and Legislative Redistricting 12/02/2015
12:14 AM
Summary
58 Voter Tax Credit 12/02/2015
12:14 AM
Summary
60 Food Store License 12/22/2015
2:14 PM
Summary #16SA32
Title Board affirmed 3/17/16
61 Food Store License 12/22/2015
2:14 PM
Summary #16SA31
Title Board affirmed 3/17/16
73 Public Accountability of Officials 1/7/2016
2:55 PM
Summary

#16SA48

Remanded to Board (PDF)

90 Definitions in Bingo and Raffles Law 3/02/2016
6:03 PM
Summary
93 Threshold for Voter Approval of Initiated Constitutional Amendments 2/19/2016
12:02 PM
Summary #16SA103
Title Board affirmed 5/12/16
97 Petition Signature Requirements for Initiated Constitutional Amendments 2/19/2016
12:09 PM
Summary #16SA99
Title Board affirmed 5/12/16
102 State Minimum Wage 3/04/2016
11:12 AM
Summary
116

Retention of Excess State Revenue

3/24/2016
12:25 PM
Summary #16SA138
Title Board affirmed
118 Retention of Excess State Revenue 3/24/2016
12:25 PM
Summary #16SA140
Title Board affirmed
119 Public School Collective Bargaining Agreements 3/25/2016
12:44 PM
Summary
120 Date of School Board Elections 3/25/2016
12:48 PM
Summary
121 Funding for the Office of Film, Television, and Media 3/25/2016
12:51 PM
Summary
122 Citizen Congressional Redistricting Commission 3/25/2016
1:30 PM
Summary
123 Bipartisan Reapportionment Commission 3/25/2016
1:30 PM
Summary
124 Medical Aid in Dying 3/25/2016
2:15 PM
Summary #16SA137
Title Board affirmed 6/2/16
134 State Minimum Wage 4/08/2016
11:41 AM
Summary
135 State Minimum Wage 4/08/2016
11:41 AM
Summary
136 State Minimum Wage 4/08/2016
11:41 AM
Summary
137 State Minimum Wage 4/08/2016
11:41 AM
Summary
138 Local Regulation of Oil and Gas Development 4/08/2016
12:56 PM
Summary
141 Primary Elections 4/08/2016
10:00 AM
Summary
146 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
147 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
148 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
149 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
150 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
151 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
152 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
153 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
154 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
155 Transportation Safety Sales and Use Tax 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary
156 Prohibition on Sale of Marijuana and Liquor at Food Stores 4/08/2016
2:50 PM
Summary

#16SA157
Reversed title setting

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Title setting denied

Initiative designated representatives contact list

*Unofficial caption assigned by legislative staff for tracking purposes.
# Proposed initiative * Original highlighted final filed Title Board hearing / rehearing Supreme Court action Petition format approved Petitions due Petitions submitted Statement of sufficiency / insufficiency due Cure period (within 15 days) Protest by registered elector due (30 days) Election date
5 Recall of Officers 10/24/2014
9:13 AM
Summary 14SA379
Title board affirmed
           
24 Election Requirements 4/03/2015
2:07 PM
Summary 15SA122
Title board affirmed
29 Public Accountability of Officers 8/6/2015
10:48 AM
Summary            
30 Public Accountability of Officers 8/6/2015
10:48 AM
Summary
36 Public Accountability of Officers 9/04/2015
8:53 AM
Summary          
46 Public Accountability of Officers 11/05/2015
9:18 AM
Summary        
54 Public Accountability of Officers 12/01/2015
9:44 AM
Summary
92 Prohibit Restrictions on Firearms 2/4/2016
8:00 PM
Summary            
99 Primary Elections 2/19/2016
2:51 PM
Summary #16SA93
Title Board affirmed 5/12/16
113 Elections for Federal and State Office 3/26/2016
1:42 PM
Summary
114 Civil Unions and Marriages 4/07/2016
11:24 PM
Summary
127 Establishment of State-Owned Bank 4/08/2016
3:00 PM
Summary
131 Rights of Persons Experiencing Homelessness 4/08/2016
12:38 PM
Summary
132 Colorado Redistricting Commission 4/08/2016
1:06 PM
Summary

#16SA153
Reversed on single subject grounds

5/05/2016 8/08/2016
133 Colorado Legislative Redistricting Commission 4/08/2016
1:09 PM
Summary #16SA154
Reversed on single subject grounds
5/06/2016 8/08/2016

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Withdrawn

Initiative designated representatives contact list

*Unofficial caption assigned by legislative staff for tracking purposes.
# Proposed initiative * Original highlighted final filed Title Board hearing / rehearing Supreme Court action Petition format approved Petitions due Petitions submitted Statement of sufficiency / insufficiency due Cure period (within 15 days) Protest by registered elector due (30 days) Election date
51 Food Store License 11/20/2015
2:36 PM
Summary
52 Food Store License 11/20/2015
2:36 PM
Summary
62 Prohibition on Use of Hydraulic Fracturing 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
64 Local Government Authority to Regulate Oil and Gas Development 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
65 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
66 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
67 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
68 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
69 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
70 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
71 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
72 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/8/2016
1:58 PM
Summary
76 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary
77 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary
79 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary
80 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary
81 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary
82 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary
83 Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Wells 1/21/2016
9:12 AM
Summary
87 Fiscal Impact Statements for Initiated Measures 2/19/2016
1:58 PM
Summary #16SA104
89 Voter Tax Credit 3/09/2016
11:08 AM
Summary
94 Threshold for Voter Approval of Initiated Constitutional Amendments 2/19/2016
12:03 PM
Summary #16SA102
95 Requirements for Initiated Constitutional Amendments 2/19/2016
12:05 PM
Summary #16SA101
103 Food Store License 3/04/2016
2:48 PM
Summary
107 Colorado Redistricting Commission 3/04/2016
2:48 PM
Summary #16SA125
115 Change to Definition of Fermented Malt Beverage 3/25/2016
12:41 PM
Summary

#16SA135
Title Board affirmed 6/2/16

117 Retention of Excess State Revenue 3/24/2016
12:25 PM
Summary #16SA139 5/04/2016 8/08/2016
128 Colorado Congressional Redistricting Commission 4/08/2016
1:05 PM
Summary #16SA152
139 Regulation of the Sale of Marijuana and Marijuana Products 4/08/2016
1:20 PM
Summary #16SA158
Title Board affirmed 6/16/16
6/24/2016 8/08/2016

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Title expired

Initiative designated representatives contact list

*Unofficial caption assigned by legislative staff for tracking purposes.
# Proposed initiative * Original highlighted final filed Title Board hearing / rehearing Supreme Court action Petition format approved Petitions due Petitions submitted Statement of sufficiency / insufficiency due Cure period (within 15 days) Protest by registered elector due (30 days) Election date
4 Public Trust Resources 11/25/2014
9:08 AM
Summary 15SA15
Title board affirmed
12 Concealed Handgun Permits 12/31/2014
9:15 AM
Summary    2/6/2015  7/29/2015        
14 Time Zone Change 2/04/2015
2:38 PM
Summary    3/3/2015 8/26/2015        
53 Independent Ethics Commission 11/16/2015
12:17 PM
Summary 12/11/2015 6/10/2016
57 Voter Registration 12/02/2015
12:14 AM
Summary 3/11/2016 6/24/2016

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