> United States > Puerto Rico > Referenda > Puerto Rican Political Status
|Filing Deadline|| January 01, 2012 - 12:00pm|
|Polls Open|| November 06, 2012 - 06:00am|
|Polls Close|| November 06, 2012 - 07:00pm|
|Term Start|| January 03, 2013 - 12:00am|
|Term End|| December 31, 9999 - 12:00am|
0.44% Total Population
|Last Modified||TX DEM December 20, 2012 11:38am|
If Part I of the status referendum ends in a 'no' vote, Part II will become significant. If a choice receives a majority, the Puerto Rican government will attempt to act on it. |
Part I can be found here: [Link]
Statehood signifies a desire to become the 51st state of the United States of America.
Independence signifies a desire for full independence similar to Cuba or the Philippines.
Free Association signifies a desire for independence with close military, postal, and migration relations with the United States similar to the Marshall Islands, Micronesia, and Palau.