Maine School, Technical and Vocational Centers Construction, Referendum Question No. 7 (1969)

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The Maine School, Technical and Vocational Centers Construction Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 7, was on the November 4, 1969 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure provided $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.[2]

Background

In 1967, a similar measure issued $6.38 million for school building construction and $270,000 for construction of regional technical and vocational centers.[3]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 7 (1969)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 73,589 51.97%
No67,99748.03%

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. 7

"Shall a Bond Issue be Ratified for the Purposes Set Forth in 'An Act to Authorize Bond Issue in the Amount of $9,800,000 to Provide Funds for School Building Construction Under the Provisions of Section 3457 and Section 3459 of Title 20, R.S, and $800,000 to Provide Funds for the Construction of Regional Technical and Vocational Centers Under the Provisions of Section 2356-B of Title 20, R.S.?" [4]

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