Maine 1919 ballot measures
September 8, 1919 ballot in Maine.Five statewide ballot measures were on the
- All five of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- All five of the measures were approved.
On the ballot
|Amendment No. 1||War & Peace||Requires all commissioned officers of the militia be appointed and commissioned by the governor|
|Amendment No. 2||Suffrage||Continues right of suffrage in town or plantation for three months after moving to another part of the state|
|Amendment No. 3||Bonds||Provides bond issue for building and maintaining public wharves and establishment of adequate port facilities|
|Amendment No. 4||Gov't Finance||Increase the state debt limit from $300,000 to $800,000|
|Amendment No. 5||Bonds||Increases amount of bonds issued for the building of state highways and intrastate, interstate and international bridges|
- Lewiston Evening Journal, "Proposed Constitutional Amendments to be Voted Upon September 8, 1919," August 23, 1919
- Main State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-
- National Conference of State Legislatures, State Ballot Measures Database