Maine Vocational-Technical Institutes Equipment and Land Purchases, Bond Issue 7 (1985)

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The Maine Vocational-Technical Institutes Equipment and Land Purchases Bond Issue, also known as Bond Issue 7, was on the November 5, 1985 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved.[1] The measure issued $2.2 million in bonds for the purchase of equipment and land for vocational-technical institutes. This included the allocations for equipment in the amount of $424,243 for Central Maine, $203,172 for Eastern Maine, $175,349 for Kennebec Valley, $314,126 for Northern Maine, $219,300 for Southern Maine and $163,810 for Washington County Vocational-Technical Institutes. Additionally, $700,000 was allocated for the acquisition of land at Southern Maine Vocational-Technical Institute.[2][3]

Election results

Maine Bond Issue 7 (1985)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 124,029 65.45%
No65,46934.55%

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:[3]

"Do you favor a $2,200,000 bond issue to purchase equipment and land for vocational-technical institutes?" [4]

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