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Maine Municipality Resource Conservation and Recovery Systems, Referendum Question No. 5 (1981)

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The Maine Municipality Resource Conservation and Recovery Systems Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 5, was on the November 3, 1981 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued $1 million in bonds to assist municipalities with solid waste for resource conservation and recovery systems, including recycling programs.[2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 5 (1981)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 139,255 60.20%
No92,06039.80%

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

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

"Shall a bond issue be ratified in the amount of $1,000,000 to assist municipalities with solid waste for resource conservation and recovery systems?" [3]

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