Minnesota Highway Funding, Amendment 2 (1956)

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The Minnesota Highway Funding Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the November 6, 1956 ballot in Minnesota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized the consolidation of present trunk highway articles and sections to increase state aid and supervision of public highways. The measure also permitted a tax of motor vehicles and fuel, and to provide for a 62-29-9 apportionment of funds to the Trunk Highway Fund, county state-aid highway fund and municipal state-aid highway fund, respectively.[1]

Election results

Minnesota Amendment 2 (1956)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,060,063 82.13%
No230,70717.87%

Election results via: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be read here.

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