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Maine School Building Authority and Municipal Debt Limits, Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 5 (1951)

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The Maine School Building Authority and Municipal Debt Limits Referendum, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 5, was on the September 10, 1951 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1][2] The measure exempted rental agreements for 40 years or less with the Maine School Building Authority from the municipal debt and liabilities limit.[3]

Election results

Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 5 (1951)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 23,887 53.70%
No20,59446.30%

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 AMENDMENT NO. 5

"Shall the constitution be amended as proposed by resolution of the legislature to exempt rental agreements with the Maine School Building Authority from the limitations of municipal indebtedness?"

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