Maine Required State Funding for Municipal Mandates, Question 9 (1992)

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The Maine Required State Funding for Municipal Mandates Referendum, also known as Question 9, was on the November 3, 1992 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] The measure required the state to fund any mandates it imposed upon municipalities by statute, by executive order or by rule. This amended Section 21 of Article IX of the Maine Constitution.[2][3]

Election results

Maine Question 9 (1992)
Approveda Yes 327,249 54.02%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-

Text of measure

See also: Maine Constitution, Article IX, Section 21

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

Shall the Constitution of Maine be amended to require the State to fund any state mandates imposed upon a municipality by statute, by executive order or by rule? [4]

Constitutional changes

The full text of the constitutional changes made by this measure can be read here (timed out).

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