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North Dakota Farm Machinery and Electricity Taxes Initiative, Measure 1 (1976)

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The North Dakota Farm Machinery and Electricity Taxes Initiative, also known as Measure 1, was on the November 2, 1976 ballot in North Dakota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1] The measure provided for a two percent tax on sales and purchases of farm machinery and irrigation equipment used exclusively for agricultural purposes and a three percent tax on all other taxable sales and uses. It also provided an exemption of sales of electricity from sales taxes and purchases of electricity from use tax.[2]

Election results

North Dakota Measure 1 (1976)
Approveda Yes 145,499 57.77%

Election results via: North Dakota Secretary of State, Official Vote of General Election, 1976

Text of measure

The full text of the measure can be read here.

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