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Maine Boys' Training Center, State Prison and Stevens School, Referendum Question No. 5 (1965)

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The Maine Boys' Training Center, State Prison and Stevens School Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 5, was on the November 2, 1965 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved. The measure issued $500,000 in bonds for the construction and renovation of the Boys' Training Center, Maine State Prison and Stevens School.[1][2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 5 (1965)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 40,299 83.80%
No7,79316.20%

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:[2]

REFERENDUM QUESTION NO. 5

"Shall a bond issue be ratified for the purposes set forth in 'An Act to Authorize Bond Issue in the Amount of Five Hundred Thousand Dollars for Construction and Renovation at Boys Training Center, Maine State Prison and Stevens Training Center,' passed by the 102nd Legislature?" [3]

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  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-," accessed April 11, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Biddeford Journal, "Specimen Ballot," October 25, 1965
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.