Maine Retirement System Funding Security and Liability Removal, Question 6 (1995)
The Maine Retirement System Funding Security and Liability Removal Referendum, also known as Question 6, was on the November 7, 1995 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure required the funding of the Maine State Retirement System to be sound. It also required that the unfunded liability on the fund be paid off in 31 years and prohibited the creation of new unfunded liabilities. This amended Sections 18-A and 18-B of Article IX of the Maine Constitution.
|Maine Question 6 (1995)|
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Do you favor amending the Constitution of Maine to require sound funding of the Maine State Retirement System, to require paying off the current unfunded liability in 31 years and to prohibit the creation of new unfunded liabilities? 
The full text of the constitutional changes made by this measure can be read here.
- Maine 1995 ballot measures
- 1995 ballot measures
- List of Maine ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Maine
- Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-," accessed May 1, 2014
- Laws of the State of Maine as Passed by the One Hundred and Seventeenth Legislature, "Constitutional Resolutions, Chapter 2," accessed May 1, 2014
- Maine Secretary of State: Elections Division, "Referendum Election Results - November 7, 1995, Question 6: Constitutional Amendment (Retirement System)," accessed May 1, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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