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Maryland 1970 ballot measures

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Eleven statewide ballot measures were on the November 3, 1970 ballot in Maryland.

On the ballot

November 3

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 State exec Creates executive official positions and qualifications Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Judiciary Creates provisions for judicial appointments, powers and duties Approveda
LRCA Question 3 Judiciary Provides for method of judge appointments Defeatedd
LRCA Question 4 Legislature Sets a maximum session length for the General Assembly Approveda
LRCA Question 5 Legislature Establishes membership of the General Assembly and legislative districts Approveda
LRCA Question 6 Elections Changes residency requirements for elections Approveda
LRCA Question 7 State exec Allows the governor to reorganize the executive branch Approveda
LRCA Question 8 Local gov't Provides counties with an alternate procedure to submit the question of adopting a charter form of government Approveda
LRCA Question 9 Religion Provides for religious freedom in governmental and public school institutions Approveda
ABR Question 10 ConCon Calls for a Constitutional convention Defeatedd
LRCA Question 11 Admin of gov't Creates a Community Development Administration to coordinate development efforts and resources Defeatedd

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