Maine State Guaranteed Loans for Native American Housing, Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1 (1972)

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The Maine State Guaranteed Loans for Native American Housing Referendum, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1, was on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] The measure pledged the credit of the state for the guaranteeing of loans for housing for Native Americans.[2]

Election results

Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1 (1972)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 268,969 72.02%
No104,52127.98%

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

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDEMENT NO. 1

"Shall the Constitution be amended as proposed by a resolution of the Legislature Pledging Credit of the State for Guaranteed Loans for Housing for Indians?" [3]

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References

  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-," accessed April 16, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Lewiston Daily Sun, "Specimen Ballot," October 31, 1972
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.