Maine Discrimination Prohibition, Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2 (1963)

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The Maine Discrimination Prohibition Referendum, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2, was on the November 5, 1963 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure prohibited discrimination against any person.[1][2]

Election results

Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2 (1963)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 49,966 72.14%
No19,29427.86%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3][2]

PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 2

"Shall the Constitution be amended as proposed by a resolution of the Legislature Forbidding Discrimination Against Any Person?" [4]

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