Maine School, Technical and Vocational Centers Construction, Referendum Question No. 6 (1967)

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The Maine School, Technical and Vocational Centers Construction Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 6, was on the September 12, 1967 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued $6.38 million for school building construction and $270,000 for construction of regional technical and vocational centers.[2]

Aftermath

In 1969, another legislatively-referred bond question issued a further $9.8 million in bonds for state subsides of elementary and secondary school building construction, as well as $800,000 for subsidizing regional technical and vocational school building construction.[3]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 6 (1967)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 61,593 67.20%
No30,06132.80%

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]

REFERENDUM QUESTION NO. 6

"Shall a bond issue be ratified for the purposes set forth in 'An Act to Authorize Bond Issues in Amount of $6,380,000 to Provide Funds for School Building Construction under the Provisions of Section 3157 of Title 20 R. S. and $270,000 to Provide Funds for the Construction of Regional Technical and Vocational Centers Under the Provision of Section 2356-B of Title 20, R. S.?'" [4]

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