Maine 2005 ballot measures
- One of the measures was a veto referendum.
- Five of the measures were legislatively-referred bond questions.
- One of the measures was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment.
- Five of the measures were approved and two were defeated.
On the ballot
|VR||Question 1||LGBT||Rejects a new state law prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation|
|BI||Question 2||Transportation||Issues $33.1 million in bonds for transportation improvements|
|BI||Question 3||Water||Issues $8.9 million in bonds for irrigation, public water systems and veterinary school at University of Maine|
|BI||Question 4||Development||Issues $20 million in bonds for economic growth and job creation|
|BI||Question 5||Environment||Issues $12 million in bonds for conservation of land, wildlife and waterfront|
|BI||Question 6||Education||Issues $9 million in bonds for building renovation for public higher education institutions|
|Question 7||Taxes||Permits state legislature to use current use values of waterfront property used for commercial fishing|
- Maine Citizen's Guide to the Referendum Election, Tuesday, November 8, 2005 from Maine Secretary of State
- Referendum Election Tabulations, November 8, 2005 from Maine Secretary of State
State of Maine
|State executive officers||
Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Commissioner of Education | Superintendent of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture | Commissioner of Conservation | Commissioner of Labor | Chairman of Public Utilities |