Maine State Retirement System Funds, Question 9 (1991)

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The Maine State Retirement System Funds Referendum, also known as Question 9, was on the November 5, 1991 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure prohibited the diversion or deappropriation of funds appropriated by the legislature for the Maine State Retirement System. This amended Section 18 of Article IX of the Maine Constitution.[2][3]

Election results

Maine Question 9 (1991)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 262,113 70.12%
No111,70529.88%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-

Text of measure

See also: Maine Constitution, Article IX, Section 18

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

Shall the Constitution of Maine be amended to provide that funds appropriated to the Maine State Retirement System become assets of the system and may not be diverted to another purpose? [4]

Constitutional changes

The full text of the constitutional changes made by this measure can be read here.

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