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Maryland 1974 ballot measures

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Fourteen statewide ballot measures were on the November 5, 1974 ballot in Maryland.

On the ballot

November 5

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Eminent domain Adds Anne Arundel County to provisions relating to taking of property by the state Defeatedd
LRCA Question 2 Gov't Finances Allows State Treasurer to disburse state monies by a system other than checks Approveda
LRCA Question 3 Gov't Finances Imposes requirements for a balanced budget Approveda
LRCA Question 4 Local gov't Allows mayor to make loans to improve residential or commercial property in Baltimore Approveda
LRCA Question 5 Admin of gov't Provides for the suspension of elected officials upon conviction of certain crimes Approveda
LRCA Question 6 Legislature Establishes residency requirements for members of the general assembly Approveda
LRCA Question 7 Elections Provides for a method of voting for voters who are unable to vote personally Approveda
LRCA Question 8 Gov't salaries Increases the annual salary of the governor Defeatedd
LRCA Question 9 Admin of gov't Makes changes relating to bills that have passed the general assembly Approveda
LRCA Question 10 Judiciary Authorizes the Court of Appeals to censure or discipline judges Approveda
LRCA Question 11 Local gov't Abolishes the office of the surveyor in three counties Approveda
LRCA Question 12 Local gov't Allows the Mayor to make loans to purchase residential properties in Baltimore Approveda
LRCA Question 13 Local gov't Provides that clerks in Baltimore city are appointed and removed based on merit Approveda
VR Question 14 Education Provides for services for private school students Defeatedd

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