2022 Massachusetts Ballot Measures

Agriculture and Food

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 8, 2016 Massachusetts Question 3: An Act to Prevent Cruelty to Farm Animals Passed

Animals and Wildlife

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2008 Massachusetts Question 3: Act to Protect Greyhounds Passed
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 3: Expanding Prohibitions on Gaming Failed
Nov. 8, 2016 Massachusetts Question 3: An Act to Prevent Cruelty to Farm Animals Passed

Arts, Entertainment, and History

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 8, 2016 Massachusetts Question 1: An Act Relative to Expanded Gaming Failed

Business and Consumers

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 2, 2010 Massachusetts Question 3: Sales and Use Tax Rates Failed
Nov. 6, 2012 Massachusetts Question 1: Availability of Motor Vehicle Repair Information Passed

Constitution

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 8, 2016 Massachusetts Question 4: The Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act Passed
Nov. 6, 2018 Massachusetts measure: Question #2 Passed

Education

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 8, 2022 Massachusetts HB86-Proposition 1: Massachusetts Income Tax for Education and Transportation Amendment Pending

Elections

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 6, 2018 Massachusetts measure: Question #2 Passed
Nov. 3, 2020 Massachusetts Question 2: Ranked-Choice Voting Failed

Employment and Affirmative Action

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 4: Earned Sick Time for Employees Passed

Environment

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 2: Expanding the Beverage Container Deposit Law Failed

Food Processing and Sales

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 2, 2010 Massachusetts Question 1: Sales Tax on Alcoholic Beverages Passed
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 2: Expanding the Beverage Container Deposit Law Failed

Gambling and Gaming

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2008 Massachusetts Question 3: Act to Protect Greyhounds Passed
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 3: Expanding Prohibitions on Gaming Failed

Government Budget and Spending

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 2: Expanding the Beverage Container Deposit Law Failed

Health and Health Care

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 6, 2012 Massachusetts Question 2: Prescribing Medication to End Life Failed
Nov. 6, 2012 Massachusetts Question 3: Medical Use of Marijuana Passed
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 4: Earned Sick Time for Employees Passed
Nov. 6, 2018 Massachusetts measure: Question #1 Failed

Housing and Property

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 2, 2010 Massachusetts Question 2: Comprehensive Permits for Low- or Moderate- Income Housing Failed

K-12 Education

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 8, 2016 Massachusetts Question 2: An Act to Allow Fair Access to Public Charter Schools Failed

Marijuana

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2008 Massachusetts Question 2: Establishing a Sensible Marijuana Policy for the Commonwealth Passed
Nov. 6, 2012 Massachusetts Question 3: Medical Use of Marijuana Passed
Nov. 8, 2016 Massachusetts Question 4: The Regulation and Taxation of Marijuana Act Passed

Oil and Gas

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 1: Eliminating Gas Tax Indexing Passed

Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 6, 2018 Massachusetts measure: Question #3 Passed

Taxes

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 4, 2008 Massachusetts Question 1: Small Government Act to End the Income Tax Failed
Nov. 2, 2010 Massachusetts Question 3: Sales and Use Tax Rates Failed
Nov. 2, 2010 Massachusetts Question 1: Sales Tax on Alcoholic Beverages Passed
Nov. 4, 2014 Massachusetts Question 1: Eliminating Gas Tax Indexing Passed
Nov. 8, 2022 Massachusetts HB86-Proposition 1: Massachusetts Income Tax for Education and Transportation Amendment Pending

Transportation

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 6, 2012 Massachusetts Question 1: Availability of Motor Vehicle Repair Information Passed
Nov. 3, 2020 Massachusetts Question 1: Motor Vehicle Mechanical Data Passed

Unemployed and Low-Income

Election Date State Title Outcome
Nov. 2, 2010 Massachusetts Question 2: Comprehensive Permits for Low- or Moderate- Income Housing Failed
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