Georgia

Georgia

You have no statewide Initiative & Referendum rights.

Poll

See the results of a poll on support for statewide initiative & referendum here.

Grade: D

Click here to view Georgia’s individual report in Of the People, By the People, For the People: A 2010 Report Card on Statewide Voter Initiative Rights.

State Balloting Process

How to bring the ballot initiative process to Georgia

History

The I&R movement was never a major force in Georgia politics.
However, between 1911-1913, the high-water mark of the Progressive era
nationwide, the Georgia legislature enacted laws granting initiative,
referendum, and recall rights to the residents of four cities, including
Atlanta.

Ballot Qualifications & Schedule

There is currently no statewide initiative or referendum in Georgia. Join Citizens in Charge Foundation and volunteer to help organize your state.