Initiative & Referendum Institute

at the University of Southern California 


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Constitutional and Statutory Provisions



Connecticut does not allow the initiative and referendum at the state level. However, a number of cities allow initiatives on ordinances or charters, including Bristol, East Hartford, Enfield, Manchester, Middletown, Southington, Stratford, and West Hartford.


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University of Southern California

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