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Maine Income Tax, Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3 (1920)

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The Maine Income Tax Referendum, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3, was on the September 13, 1920 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have provided that the Legislature should have the power to lay and collect taxes on incomes from any derived source.[1][2] This would have amended Section 8 of Article IX of the Maine Constitution.[3]

Election results

Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3 (1920)
Defeatedd No64,78754.55%
Yes 53,975 45.45%

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

Text of measure

The full text of the ballot language can be read here.

Constitutional changes

The full text of the proposed constitutional changes can be read here.

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