North Dakota Debt Limit Initiative (1918)

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The North Dakota Debt Limit Initiative, also known as Amendment to Section 182, was on the November , 5 1918 ballot in North Dakota as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] The measure allowed the state to issue or guarantee bonds as long as all bonds in excess of two million dollars are secured by mortgages. It also established a voting requirement for bond issues for all future state debt.[2]

Election results

North Dakota Initiative (1918)
Approveda Yes 46,275 57.48%

Election results via: Legislative Manual, Official vote of North Dakota, 1918

Text of measure

The amended constitutional language can be read here.

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