Maine 1999 ballot measures
- Two of the measures were indirect initiated state statutes.
- Five of the measures were legislatively-referred bond questions.
- Two of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- All measures but one were approved.
On the ballot
|IndISS||Question 1||Abortion||Prohibits partial-birth abortions except when such an abortion is necessary to save the life of the pregnant person|
|IndISS||Question 2||Marijuana||Allows use of small quantities of medicinal marijuana|
|BI||Question 3||Transportation||Issues $56,042,031 in bonds for transportation facilities and infrastructure|
|BI||Question 4||Water||Issues $12,500,000 in bonds for water pollution control and other environmental projects|
|BI||Question 5||Media||Issues $9,400,000 in bonds for conversion to digital broadcasting by the Maine Public Broadcasting Corporation|
|BI||Question 6||Education||Issues $26,420,000 in bonds for infrastructure improvements at Maine's seven technical colleges|
|BI||Question 7||Forests & Parks||Issues $50 million to purchase public lands and easements for conservation, water access, outdoor recreation|
|Question 8||Direct Democracy||Allows people's vetoes to be voted on only at next statewide or general election|
|Question 9||Taxes||Allows reduced property taxes on historic preservation and scenic view properties|
- Maine Citizen's Guide to the Referendum Election, Tuesday, November 2, 1999 from Maine Secretary of State
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Initiated Bills 1980-
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-
State of Maine
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Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Commissioner of Education | Superintendent of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture | Commissioner of Conservation | Commissioner of Labor | Chairman of Public Utilities |