Maine Rail Lines, Trackage Rights and Easements Rights, Question No. 2 (1990)

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The Maine Rail Lines, Trackage Rights and Easements Rights Bond Issue, also known as Question No. 2, was on the November 6, 1990 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued $4.5 million in bonds for the acquisition of certain rail lines, rail trackage rights or easements or ancillary rights and interests for the establishment preservation and operation of rail service.[2]

Election results

Maine Question No. 2 (1990)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 256,727 51.31%
No243,57948.69%

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:[3]

Do you favor a $4,500,000 bond issue for the acquisition of certain rail lines, rail trackage rights or easements or ancillary rights and interests for the establishment preservation and operation of rail service in Maine? [4]

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  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-," accessed April 28, 2014
  2. Bangor Daily News, "Voters to decide whether trains figure in transit plan," October 30, 1990
  3. Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named MEleg
  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.