Maine Adaptive Equipment Loan Program, Question 5 (1988)

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The Maine Adaptive Equipment Loan Program Bond Issue, also known as Question 5, was on the November 8, 1988 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued $5 million in bonds to fund the Adaptive Equipment Loan Program. The purpose of the program was to provide loans to persons with disabilities in order to enable them to purchase adaptive equipment necessary for independent living.[2][3]

Election results

Maine Question 5 (1988)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 343,742 65.48%
No181,17934.52%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

Do you favor a $5,000,000 bond issue for the establishment of an Adaptive Equipment Loan Program which would enable persons with disabilities to purchase adaptive equipment necessary to their independence? [4]

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