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{{pt1}} [[Maine 1998 ballot measures|1998]] {{pt2}} [[Maine 1996 ballot measures|1996]] {{pt3}}'''Six statewide ballot measures''' were on the [[1997 ballot measures|November 4, 1997 ballot]] in [[Maine]].
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{{pt1}} [[Maine 1998 ballot measures|1998]] {{pt2}} [[Maine 1996 ballot measures|1996]] {{pt3}}'''Six statewide ballot measures''' were on the [[1997 ballot measures#Maine|November 4, 1997 ballot]] in [[Maine]].
* Four measures were approved.
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* One of the measures was an {{abrfull}} from a [[Maine_Clearcutting_Ban_Versus_Sustainable_Forest_Management_Practices,_Question_2_(1996)#Aftermath|1996 ballot measure]].
* Two measures were defeated.  
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* One of the measures was a {{lrcafull}}.
* Five measures were {{lrssfull}}s.
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* One of the measures was a {{lrssfull}}.
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* Three of the measures were {{bifull}}s.
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* Four of the measures were approved and two were defeated.
 
==On the ballot==
 
==On the ballot==
 
 
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* [[1997 ballot measures]]
 
* [[1997 ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of Maine ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of Maine ballot measures]]
* [[Laws governing the initiative process in Maine]]
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* [[History of Initiative & Referendum in Maine]]
* [[Maine Legislature]]
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==External links==
 
==External links==
 
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* [http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/intcon97.htm Citizen's guide to the November 4, 1997 ballot questions in Maine]
 
* [http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/intcon97.htm Citizen's guide to the November 4, 1997 ballot questions in Maine]
* [http://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/elec/ref97nov.htm Tabulation of the vote for the November 4, 1997 ballot questions]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/inivot.htm Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Initiated Bills 1980-]
* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/const.htm Votes on Maine constitutional amendments]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/bondvote.htm Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Votes on Maine Bond Issues, 1951-]
* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/refvot.htm Votes on legislatively-referred state laws]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/constleg1820_.htm Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-]
* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/bondvote.htm Votes on Maine bond issues]
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* [http://www.maine.gov/legis/lawlib/refvot.htm Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Referenda Votes on Acts of the Maine Legislature 1910-]
 
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Latest revision as of 13:59, 2 May 2014

1998
1996
Six statewide ballot measures were on the November 4, 1997 ballot in Maine.

On the ballot

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
ABR Question 1 Forests & Parks Makes the Compact for Maine's Forests into law Defeatedd
BI Question 2 Water Issues $7 million in bonds, matching $15 million in federal bonds, for water pollution control facilities Approveda
BI Question 3 Bonds Issues $10 million in bonds for the Adaptive Equipment Loan Program Fund Approveda
BI Question 4 Transportation Issues $56.85 million in bonds for transportation improvements Approveda
LRCA Question 5 Suffrage Repeals provision that prevents persons under guardianship because of mental illnesses from voting Defeatedd
LRSS Question 6 Transportation Expands southern end of Maine Turnpike Approveda

See also

Maine

External links