1951 ballot measures

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1952
1950

Kentucky

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November 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Unlimited Constitutional Amendments Referendum Direct Democracy Permits an unlimited number of amendments to be submitted at one time Defeatedd

Maine

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September 10
Type Title Subject Description Result
BI Referendum Question No. 1 Transportation Authorizes issuance of $27 million in bonds to build state highways Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 2 Transportation Authorizes $2.5 million in bonds to construct a toll bridge across the Penobscot River Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 3 Transportation Authorizes $3 million in bonds to construct a toll bridge across the Androscoggin River Defeatedd
LRSS Referendum Question No. 4 Transportation Makes highway and railroad bridge across Fore River temporarily a toll bridge Defeatedd
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1 State Exec Removes six consecutive years term limit on State Treasurer Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2 Direct Democracy Makes signature requirements for direct initiatives 10 percent of votes for governor in last gubernatorial election Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3 Gov't Finance Raises municipal debt limit from five to seven and a half percent Defeatedd
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 4 Gov't Finance Makes inoperative measures that do not have adequate funding Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 5 Gov't Finance Exempts rental agreements with the School Building Authority from municipal debt limit Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 6 Elections Reaffirms absentee voting rights Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 7 Bonds Issues $3 million in bonds to construct state office building Defeatedd
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 8 Gov't Finance Clarifies the state's borrowing power Approveda

Ohio

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November 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Issue 1 Judiciary Allows each county to have more than one probate judge Approveda

Oklahoma

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Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Question 344 War and peace Inform the President of the United States that it was "the wish of the people of Oklahoma" that the Charter of the United Nations be strengthened so that the United Nations would become "a world federal government able to prevent war" Defeatedd

Texas

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Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1
LRCA Proposition 2
LRCA Proposition 3
LRCA Proposition 4
LRCA Proposition 5
LRCA Proposition 6
LRCA Proposition 7

Wisconsin

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November 4
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Budget Sets a debt limit for cities at 8% of taxable property Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Taxes Allows for local and state taxation of federal lands when permitted by federal law Approveda
AQ Question 3 State executive official Advisory whether increase term of office for state executive officials from 2 to 4 years. Defeatedd