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Massachusetts 1972 ballot measures

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Nine statewide ballot measures were on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Massachusetts.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Taxes Regards the taxation of agricultural and horticultural lands Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Suffrage Reduces the voting age to 18 Approveda
LRCA Question 3 Suffrage Removes the prohibition against paupers voting Approveda
LRCA Question 4 Eduction Establishes state-based student college loans Approveda
LRCA Question 5 Environment Provides the right of the people to a clean environment Approveda
LRCA Question 6 Taxes Creates a graduated state income tax based on the graduated federal income tax Defeatedd
LRCA Question 7 Judiciary Mandates the retirement of judges at the age of 70 Approveda
AQ Question 8 Alcohol Lowers the drinking age for alcoholic beverages Approveda
AQ Question 9 Religion Regards school prayer Approveda

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