Maine 1972 ballot measures
Revision as of 12:34, 20 January 2012 by JWilliams
1973 ballot in the state of Maine.Four statewide ballot questions appeared on the
- Three measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- One was an initiated state statute.
- Three were approved, while one was defeated.
On the ballot
|IndISS||Direct Initiative Question||Elections||Removes straight party square box on general election ballots, establishes alphabetically listing of candidates by office|
|BI||Referendum Question No. 1||Education||Issues $3,850,000 in bonds for vocational technical institutes and reservation schools|
|BI||Referendum Question No. 2||Prisons||Issues $2,985,000 in bonds for enlargement and improvement of mental and correctional institutes|
|BI||Referendum Question No. 3||Transportation||Issues $4 million in bonds for a toll bridge across the Kennebec River between Waterville and Winslow|
|BI||Referendum Question No. 4||Bonds||Issues $3.09 million in bonds for state park facilities, various airports and a maintenance building at Augusta|
|BI||Referendum Question No. 1||Transportation||Issues $10.3 million in bonds for the construction of state highways|
|BI||Referendum Question No. 2||Education||Issues $8.36 million in bonds for classroom facilities at seven campuses of the University of Maine|
|LRSS||Referendum Question No. 3||Transportation||Reallocates moneys appropriated for Auburn-Lewiston Airport and construction at Rumford|
|Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 1||Housing||Provides government credit for loans for housing for Native Americans|
|Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 2||Housing||Provides government credit for loans for housing for Veterans|
|Proposed Constitutional Amendment No. 3||Legislatures||Reduces the age of eligibility to serve in the House of Representatives to 20 years of age|
- 1972 ballot measures
- List of Maine ballot measures
- Laws governing the initiative process in Maine
- Maine Legislature