Maine University Housing, Referendum Question No. 3 (1959)

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The Maine University Housing Bond Issue, also known as Referendum Question No. 3, was on the September 9, 1959 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved. The measure authorized the issuance of up to $10 million in bonds for the construction of housing at the University of Maine.[1][2]

Election results

Maine Referendum Question No. 3 (1959)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 42,133 81.51%
No9,56018.49%

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 'An Act to Authorize Construction of Housing for the University of Maine and the Issuance of not Exceeding $10,000,000 Bonds of the State of Maine for the Financing Thereof,' passed by the 99th Legislature?" [3]

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  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-," accessed April 8, 2014
  2. 2.0 2.1 Lewiston Daily Sun, "Specimen Ballot," October 5, 1959
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.