Maine 1955 ballot measures
September 12, 1955 ballot in the state of Maine.Five statewide ballot questions were on the
- One of the measures was a legislatively-referred bond question.
- Four of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- All five of the measures were approved.
On the ballot
|BI||Referendum Question||Transportation||Issues up to $1 million in bonds to construct bridge across Jonesport Reach|
|Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1||State Exec||Extends Governor's pardon power to juvenile delinquency|
|Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2||State Exec||Allows for Governor to not be a natural born citizen|
|Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3||Gov't Finance||Excludes some rental agreements with School Building Authority from municipal debt limit|
|Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 4||Elections||Repeals language specific to voting in the military|
- Lewiston Daily Sun, "Specimen Ballot," September 9, 1955
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-
- National Conference of State Legislatures, State Ballot Measures Database