Maine School Building Construction, Referendum Question No. 2 (1970)

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The Maine School Building Construction Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 2, was on the November 3, 1970 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued up to $50 million in bonds for the construction of elementary and secondary school buildings.[2]

Background

In 1974, an other bond issue was made for the same purposes in the amount of $25 million.

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 2 (1970)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 160,681 57.00%
No121,19643.00%

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. 2

"Shall a bond issue be ratified for the purposes set forth in 'An Act to Authorize Bond Issues in the Amount of $50,000,000 to Provide Funding for School Building Construction,' passed by the 104th Legislature?" [3]

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  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-," accessed April 14, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Lewiston Daily Sun, "Specimen Ballot," October 27, 1970
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.