Maine Justice of the Peace Amendment (1978)

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The Maine Justice of the Peace Amendment was on the 1978 ballot in Maine, where it was approved. It was the 135th constitutional amendment added to the Maine Constitution.

The amendment was legislatively-referred to the ballot by the Maine Legislature.

  • In favor: 179,146 Approveda
  • Opposed: 141,527

The purpose of the amendment was to "eliminate the office of Justice of the Peace as a Constitutional office."

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