Maine State Guaranteed Loans for Veteran Housing, Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2 (1972)

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The Maine State Guaranteed Loans for Veteran Housing, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2, was on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] The measure pledge the credit of the state for the guaranteeing of loans for resident veterans.[2]

Aftermath

In 1976, the bond issuing limit for loans for veteran's housing was increased from $2 million to $4 million.

Election results

Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2 (1972)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 292,405 78.18%
No81,62921.82%

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

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDEMENT NO. 2

"Shall the Constitution be amended as proposed by a resolution of the Legislature Pledging Credit of the State for Guaranteed Loans to Resident Maine Veterans of the Armed Forces of the United States of America?"

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