Maine Government Aid for Highway Bridges, Question Two (1916)

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The Maine Government Aid for Highway Bridges Referendum, also known as Question Two, was on the September 11, 1916 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure provided state and county aid to towns for the construction of highway bridges.[1][2]

Election results

Maine Question Two (1916)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 96,677 87.24%
No14,13812.76%

Election results via: Main State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Referenda Votes on Acts of the Maine Legislature 1910-

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

Question 2
SUBMITTED BY THE LEGISLATURE

Those in favor of the State and Counties aiding Towns in the Construction of Highway Bridges, in accordance with the provisions of Chapter 319, Public Laws of 1915, will place a cross (X) in the square marked "Yes." Those opposed will place a cross (X) in the square marked "No."

AN ACT TO PROVIDE STATE AND COUNTY AID IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF HIGHWAY BRIDGES

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