Maryland 1966 ballot measures
- Sixteen of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- One of the measures was a veto referendum.
- Twelve of the measures were approved.
- Five of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Amendment 1||Gov't Finances||Permits a deputy treasurer to sign bonds, certificates and other evidences of the debt of the state|
|Amendment 2||Local gov't||Provides and optional system of home rule powers for certain counties|
|Amendment 3||Gov't salaries||Increases the annual salary of the governor|
|Amendment 4||Gov't Finances||Relates to the procedure to be followed to create debt in Baltimore|
|Amendment 5||Judiciary||Creates a Commission on Judicial Disabilities|
|Amendment 6||Eminent domain||Provides an optional procedure for the acquisition of land in Prince George's County|
|Amendment 7||Judiciary||Allows the general assembly to create intermediate courts of appeal|
|Amendment 8||Legislature||Makes a provision for filling vacancies in the office of state senator|
|Amendment 9||Labor||Establishes a Workmen's Compensation Commission|
|Amendment 10||Judiciary||Exempts Washington County from the provision concerning the removal of deputy clerks|
|Amendment 11||Eminent domain||Authorizes municipal corporations in Cecil County to take land for roads and sewage facilities|
|Amendment 12||Judiciary||Increases the number of judges residing in Cecil County|
|Amendment 13||Legislature||Changes the time of consideration of supplemental appropriation bills by the general assembly|
|Amendment 14||Gov't salaries||Provides that the salary of the State Treasurer be fixed by the general assembly|
|Amendment 15||Legislature||Empowers the general assembly to set its own compensation|
|Amendment 16||Admin of gov't||Abolishes the office of the Commissioner of the Land|
|VR||Amendment 17||Transportation||Authorizes the construction of a toll bridge across the Chesapeake Bay|
State of Maryland
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Comptroller | Treasurer | Superintendent of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Secretary of Agriculture | Secretary of Natural Resources | Secretary of Labor, Licensing and Regulation | Chairman of Public Service Commission |