Maryland 1970 ballot measures
- All eleven of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Eight of the measures were approved.
- Three of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Question 1||State exec||Creates executive official positions and qualifications|
|Question 2||Judiciary||Creates provisions for judicial appointments, powers and duties|
|Question 3||Judiciary||Provides for method of judge appointments|
|Question 4||Legislature||Sets a maximum session length for the General Assembly|
|Question 5||Legislature||Establishes membership of the General Assembly and legislative districts|
|Question 6||Elections||Changes residency requirements for elections|
|Question 7||State exec||Allows the governor to reorganize the executive branch|
|Question 8||Local gov't||Provides counties with an alternate procedure to submit the question of adopting a charter form of government|
|Question 9||Religion||Provides for religious freedom in governmental and public school institutions|
|ABR||Question 10||ConCon||Calls for a Constitutional convention|
|Question 11||Admin of gov't||Creates a Community Development Administration to coordinate development efforts and resources|
- Referenda Elections for Maryland 1968-1990
- Maryland Department of Legislative Services
- Archives of Maryland Online
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 |