The Maine Military Service Voting Clarification Referendum, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 4, was on the September 12, 1955 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure repealed language specifying voting regulations for persons in the military. This repealed Section 12 of Article IX of the Maine Constitution.
| Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 4 (1955)|
| Yes|| 25,347|| 84.46%|
Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-
Text of measure
- See also: Maine Constitution, Article IX, Section 12
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
PROPOSED CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 4
"Shall the Constitution be amended as proposed by a resolution of the Legislature to clarify voting by persons in military service?"
The full text of the constitutional changes made by this measure can be read here.