Maryland Land Acquisition in Baltimore, Amendment 2 (1948)

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The Maryland Land Acquisition in Baltimore Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 2, 1948 ballot in Maryland as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized the mayor and city council of Baltimore to acquire property of any kind for redevelopment and also to sell, lease or otherwise dispose of any of said property regardless of whether or not it has been altered or improved, to any private or public corporation or other legal entity.[1][2]

Election results

Maryland Amendment 2 (1948)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 150,818 70.86%
No62,03129.14%

Election results via: Maryland Manual, 1950

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