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Maryland 1956 ballot measures

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Seven statewide ballot measures were on the November 6, 1956 ballot in Maryland.

On the ballot

November 6

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Local gov't Requires County Councils to sit to enact legislation for no more than 45 days Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Legislature Limits when a bill can originate during the calendar year Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Admin of gov't Provides that recess appointments of civil officers be returned on the first day of the next session of the Senate Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Gov't Finances Requires the governor to submit the budget to the general assembly within 20 days after its convening Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Constitutions Removes obsolete language from the Constitution Approveda
LRCA Amendment 6 Elections Provides for absentee voting for persons unable to vote due to physical disability Approveda
LRCA Amendment 7 Judiciary Provides compensation for judges of the Orphans' Courts Approveda

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