Maine Matinicus Island Docking Facilities, Referendum Question No. 6 (1969)

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The Maine Matinicus Island Docking Facilities Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 6, was on the November 4, 1969 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was defeated.[1] The measure would have issued $100,000 in bonds for the construction of docking facilities for passengers and freight at Matinicus Island.[2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 6 (1969)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No95,99768.70%
Yes 43,732 31.30%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-

Text of measure

Matinicus Island Harbor at low tide

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

REFERENDUM QUESTION NO. 6

"Shall 'An Act Providing a Bond Issue in the Amount of One Hundred Thousand Dollars for Docking Facilities for Passengers and Freight at Matinicus Island,' passed by the 104th Legislature, be accepted?" [3]

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  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-," accessed April 14, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Lewiston Daily Sun, "Specimen Ballot," October 28, 1969
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.