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Maine Poll Tax Repeal Amendment (1978)

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The Maine Poll Tax Repeal Amendment was on the 1978 ballot in Maine, where it was approved. It was the 136th constitutional amendment added to the Maine Constitution.

The amendment was legislatively-referred to the ballot by the Maine Legislature.

  • In favor: 185,997 Approveda
  • Opposed: 124,650

The purpose of the amendment was to "repeal provisions relating to the poll tax & payment in lieu of military duty."

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