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Maine Moose Hunting Season Repeal, Initiative 1 (1983)

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The Maine Moose Hunting Season Repeal Initiative, also known as Initiative 1, was on the November 8, 1983 ballot in Maine as an indirect initiated state statute, where it was defeated.[1] The measure would have repealed the moose hunting season in Maine.[2]

Election results

Maine Initiative 1 (1983)
Defeatedd No185,60360.51%
Yes 121,125 39.49%

Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Initiated Bills 1980-

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[3]

"Shall Maine Repeal the Hunting Season on Moose?" [4]

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  1. Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Votes on Initiated Bills 1980-," accessed April 24, 2014
  2. Bangor Daily News, "State of Maine Special Election November 8, 1983: Important Notice to All Voters of the State of Maine," November 1, 1983
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  4. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.