The Maine Repeal Treasurer Term Limit Referendum, also known as Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1, was on the September 10, 1951 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure repealed the provision limiting the State Treasurer to serve no more than six years successively. This amended Section 1 of Article V, Part Fourth of the Maine Constitution.
| Maine Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1 (1951)|
| Yes|| 27,073|| 54.81%|
Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-
Text of measure
- See also: Maine Constitution, Article V, Part Fourth, Section 1
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. 1
"Shall the constitution be amended as proposed by a resolution of the legislature to remove the provision the treasurer shall not be eligible more than 6 years successively?"
The full text of the constitutional changes made by this measure can be read here.