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Does spending/losing reputation via setting bounties remove privileges?

The faq says you do: If your new reputation brings you below the requirement for any privileges, you will lose access to those privileges.
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PROPOSAL - The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza

Proposal n. 1 Participants must have three bounties on offer throughout the duration of the bonanza. This proposal wins. Mark created a chat event for the Bonanza. Let's make sure that the ...
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12 votes
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Can bounties be refunded by mods now?

According to How does the bounty system work? (Meta.SE), diamond moderators have the power: What happens if a bounty question is closed, or deleted? Why can't I vote to close or migrate a ...
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PROPOSAL - The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza

Proposal n. 3 Let's not make this only for the super-high-rep people. You choose your level of participation when you sign up: "Gold" giveaway. Gold-level participants commit to having three open ...
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PROPOSAL - The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza

Proposal n. 2 Participants define a rota so that each participant posts a bounty on their assigned days. Upvote this if you prefer this proposal.
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The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

Mark Mayo Total number of bounties: 15 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by June 1 - Jersey City Journal Square PATH parking - how do I make a reservation? - 50 - mts June 1 - From ...
8 votes
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The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

mts Total number of bounties: 24 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 30 June 2016 - How do I minimize total cost of separate flights to the same destination plus optionally ...
7 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

CMaster Total number of bounties: 18 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 1 June - Is it easier for a westerner to obtain a Chinese tourist visa in Kazakhstan or Kyrgyzstan? - 100 - ...
7 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

Vince Total number of bounties: 18 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 31st of May - Palazzo Strozzi - is the online ticket queue shorter? - 50 - mts 31st of May - How can I use ...
6 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

chx Total number of bounties: 13 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 1 June I am a US/UK citizen and I entered the UK with my US passport. Can I stay in the UK past the visa ...
6 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

JoErNanO Total number of bounties: 13 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 30 June - Are there red light districts in St. Petersburg or Moscow? - 500 - CMaster 27 June - Where in ...
6 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

Heidel Ber Gensis Total number of bounties: 14 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 02.JUN - Availability and attitudes towards sky ......... - 50 - mts * 02.JUN - Is it possible to ...
6 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

Zach Lipton Total number of bounties: 4 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 2 June Does Global Entry help when entering the US by bus or train? - 50 - Vince 6 June Everest Base Camp ...
6 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

Willeke Total number of bounties: 15 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 31st May 2016 - Is there a website to find points to get tap water at airports? - 50 - JoErNanO 31st May 2016 ...
6 votes

The 2018 Easter Bounty Bonanza!

JonathanReez Total number of bounties: 7 Total value of bounties: 600 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 1st April 2018 - Can I travel to Austria on a new visa-free passport ...
5 votes
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How to bounty a question on meta?

You cannot bounty a question on stack Metas, only on MSE. There have been feature requests to add bounties to stack Metas, but perhaps because scoring of Meta questions and answers does not affect ...
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5 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

Gayot Total number of bounties: 16 for 1,900 points total Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 30 June - Is the Berlin Wall Section on the Sakharov Grounds Accessible at Night? 500 - ...
5 votes

The Great 5 Year Anniversary Bounty Bonanza - CLOSED - mts won

Berwyn Total number of bounties: 7 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 02-Jun-2016 Why is airline baggage measured in linear inches and not cubic volume? - 100 - mts 09-Jun-2016 Can ...
4 votes

What to do when there is no answer to a bounty question?

It just expires. It's a shame but it happens sometimes with tricky answers. After 24 hours it just...vanishes.
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4 votes

The 2018 Easter Bounty Bonanza!

Roddy of the Frozen Peas Total number of bounties: 13 Total value of bounties: 750 Technically my bounties went in late on the 31st but that was because the 1st was a religious holiday and ...
3 votes

Bounty September competition

Nean Der Thal Is it easier for a westerner to obtain a Chinese tourist visa in Kazakhstan or Kyrgyzstan? Casual Khmer language classes or language exchange in Siem Reap? I will be adding more later.....
3 votes

Bounty September competition

JoErNanO Bounties this month: 9 Receiving a compensation from SNCF after missing ferry due to delayed train Orthopedic medical tourism in Cuba? Getting from Salt Lake City airport to Park City by ...
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3 votes

The 2018 Easter Bounty Bonanza!

Mark Mayo Total number of bounties: 14 Total value of bounties: 1200 Date - Question link - Bounty value - Validated by 1st April 2018 - Through Check-In: JetBlue → Singapore → Lufthansa - ...
2 votes

What to do when there is no answer to a bounty question?

The help centre is pretty clear about this: All bounties are paid for up front and non-refundable under any circumstances. A bounty does not guarantee a response, however, and reputation refunds are ...
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2 votes

Bounty September competition

Gayot Visa processing speed: VFS vs Embassy Belarus visa application Meeting young people in Mongolia, especially outside UB Adding... Non-contest bounty added for this one: How to intentionally ...
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2 votes

Bounty September competition

Relaxed Bounties added thus far: 12 Avoiding crowded times in southern Utah national parks and monuments Supplying your own needle for Blood test for a Kurdistan residency permit Is advance booking ...
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2 votes
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Bounty September competition

Mark Mayo Bounties added for this month: 25 Domestic-domestic at Manchester, UK: any security to clear? Canada to India via Germany on Expired Canadian Visa Does the cancellation of my wife's US ...
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2 votes

Bounty September competition

JonathanReez Bounties added for this month: 22 Will Amtrak honor a saver ticket from an earlier station when other saver tickets are sold out? Do US citizens need to purchase US health insurance ...
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1 vote

Is there a way of silencing bounty notifications?

In your profile preferences you can disable email notifications altogether:
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1 vote
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Active bounties for X reputation layout bug

This was fixed on the 19th of May 2016, as per Pops' edit on the question. Looking at the bounty page now confirms this.
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