Maryland Land Acquisition in Wicomico County, Question 5 (1980)

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The Maryland Land Acquisition in Wicomico County Amendment, also known as Question 5, was on the November 4, 1980 ballot in Maryland as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed the Wicomico County Council to acquire land not built on for public use upon payment to the owner.[1]

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Maryland Question 5 (1980)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No371,48355.20%
Yes 301,481 44.80%

Election results via: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

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