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1968

Alabama

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Florida

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November 4
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Bond issues Temporarily suspends the prohibition against the issuance of revenue bonds or tax anticipation certificates Approveda

Kentucky

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November 4
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Agricultural Land Assessment Referendum Taxes Assesses agricultural land in urban areas for taxation at its value for agricultural purposes Approveda
LRCA Legislative Session Referendum Legislature Lengthens legislative session to 60 days Defeatedd

Maine

See also: Maine 1969 ballot measures

November 4
Type Title Subject Description Result
BI Referendum Question No. 1 Education Issues $7.54 million in bonds for expansion of classroom facilities at several campuses of the University of Maine Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 2 Transportation Authorizes Aeronautics Commission to use $13,000 appropriated to Norridgewock Airport Defeatedd
BI Referendum Question No. 3 Forests & Parks Issues $210,000 in bonds for constructing facilities at Camp Waban Defeatedd
BI Referendum Question No. 4 Education Issues $22 million in bonds for the Foundation Program School Subsidies Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 5 Utilities Issues $310,000 in bonds to construct water and sewage facilities at three Indian Housing Authorities Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 6 Transportation Issues $100,000 in bonds for the construction of docking facilities at Matinicus Island Defeatedd
BI Referendum Question No. 7 Education Issues $9.8 million in bonds for elementary and secondary school buildings, $800,000 for technical and vocational schools Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 8 Environment Issues $50 million in bonds for pollution abatement facilities Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 9 Education Issues $770,000 in bonds for the improvement of facilities and acquisition of land for several educational institutes Approveda
BI Referendum Question No. 10 Forests & Parks Issues $1.9 million in bonds for parks, forestry and the Marine Research Laboratory Defeatedd
BI Referendum Question No. 11 Transportation Issues $21.5 million in bonds for state highway construction Defeatedd
BI Referendum Question No. 12 Prisons Issues $2,515,000 in bonds for the enlargement and improvement of mental and correctional institutions Approveda
LRSS Referendum Question No. 13 Bonds increase in the interest rate for state bonds from five to six percent Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1 Education Provides $25 million in bonds for state guaranteed loans to private colleges Defeatedd
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2 Legislatures Establishes odd number of members in state senate Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3 Local Gov't Gives municipalities home rule Approveda
LRCA Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 4 Bonds Insures the payment of revenue bonds of the Maine School Building Authority Approveda

Ohio

See also: Ohio 1969 ballot measures

November 4
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Issue 1 Suffrage Lowers the voting age from 21 to 19 Defeatedd
LRCA Issue 2 Elections Provides for the elimination of the short term election of state officers to fill a vacancy Approveda

Oklahoma

See also: Oklahoma 1969 ballot measures

September 9
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA State Question 466 Admin of gov't Provides for the form of an oath of office for public officers Approveda
LRCA State Question 468 Bonds Authorizes the issuance and sale of additional state industrial finance bonds Defeatedd

Oregon

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June 3
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 1 Taxes Reduces property taxes, increases corporation taxes and sales taxes Defeatedd

Texas

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Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Prop 1 Admin of gov't Repealing the obsolete, superfluous and unnecessary sections of the Constitution. Approveda
LRCA Prop 2 Admin of gov't Broadening the powers of the Texas Water Development Board and the purposes of the Texas Water Development Fund. Defeatedd
LRCA Prop 3 Admin of gov't Providing that the Lieutenant Governor and the Speaker of the House of Representatives shall receive a salary fixed by the Legislature. Defeatedd
LRCA Prop 4 Taxes Exempting nonprofit water supply corporations from taxation. Defeatedd
LRCA Prop 5 State Budget Providing for assistance to and/or medical care on behalf of the needy ages, the needy blind, the needy disabled, and the needy dependent children and their caretakers. Approveda
LRCA Prop 6 Bonds Removing the constitutional interest rate limitations, subject to limits imposed by the Legislature, for bonds issued pursuant to constitutional authority. Defeatedd
LRCA [[]] Spending Providing for payment of assistance to surviving spouses and minor children of governmental officers, employees, and agents who have hazardous duties and are killed on the job. Approveda
LRCA [[]] Admin of gov't Providing for annual legislative sessions. Defeatedd
LRCA [[]] State Budget Providing for additional loans to students at institutions of higher eduction under the Texas Opportunity Plan. Approveda

Vermont

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Type Title Subject Description Result
AQ Constitutional Convention ConCon Convene a constitutional convention to discuss a list of seven topics Defeatedd

Wisconsin

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April 1
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Administration of Government Creates exemption for uniformity of county government constitutional law, and gives county executives veto power Approveda
LRCA Question 2 Spending Allows state to contract public debt under certain conditions Approveda
AQ Question 3 Education Asks citizens if the state should take over control and funding of vocational education programs Defeatedd
AQ Question 4 Bond issues Asks citizens if the state should issue bonds to help with municipal water pollution control Approveda
AQ Question 5 Bond issues Asks citizens if state should issue bonds to help buy and develop land for recreational purposes Approveda