New Hampshire

New Hampshire

You have no statewide Initiative & Referendum rights.


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

Grade: D

Click here to view New Hampshire’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 New Hampshire


Initiative and referendum advocates were defeated at New
Hampshire’s 1902 constitutional convention by an overwhelming 250 to 40
vote of the delegates… Read More

Ballot Qualifications & Schedule

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