Maryland Marriage License Waiting Period, Amendment 4 (1938)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
Marriage and Family
Wedding rings.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Maryland Constitution
Flag of Maryland.png
Articles

Declaration of RightsIIIIIIIVVVIVIIVIIIIXXXIXI-AXI-BXI-CXI-DXI-EXI-FXI-GXI-HXI-IXIIXIIIXIVXVXVIXVIIXVIIIXIX

The Maryland Marriage License Waiting Period Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was on the November 8, 1938 ballot in Maryland as a veto referendum, where it was approved. The measure required a 48 hour waiting period between the application for a marriage license and the performance of the ceremony.[1][2]

Election results

Maryland Amendment 4 (1938)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 167,122 74.44%
No57,36925.56%

Election results via: Maryland Manual, 1938

See also

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Suggest a link

External links

References


BallotMeasureFinal badge.png
This historical ballot measure article requires the text of the measure to be added to the page.