Maine University Classroom Expansion and Improvement, Referendum Question No. 3 (1970)

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The Maine University Classroom Expansion and Improvement Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 3, was on the June 15, 1970 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was defeated.[1] The measure would have issued $14,985,000 in bonds for classroom expansions and improvements at several of the University of Maine campuses.[2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 3 (1970)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No76,14554.74%
Yes 62,952 45.26%

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. 3

"Shall the State provide expanded classroom facilities and improvements at the several campuses of the University of Maine to allow for program improvement and increased enrollment by issuing bonds in the amount of $14,985,000?" [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," June 8, 1970
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.