The Maine State Retirement System Funds Referendum, also known as Question 9, was on the November 5, 1991 ballot in Maine as a legislatively-referred bond question, where it was approved. The measure prohibited the diversion or deappropriation of funds appropriated by the legislature for the Maine State Retirement System. This amended Section 18 of Article IX of the Maine Constitution.
| Maine Question 9 (1991)|
| Yes|| 262,113|| 70.12%|
Election results via: Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-
Text of measure
- See also: Maine Constitution, Article IX, Section 18
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Shall the Constitution of Maine be amended to provide that funds appropriated to the Maine State Retirement System become assets of the system and may not be diverted to another purpose?
The full text of the constitutional changes made by this measure can be read here.
- ↑ Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, "Proposed Constitutional Amendments 1820-," accessed April 29, 2014
- ↑ Bangor Daily News, "State of Maine General Election, November 5, 1991: Important Notice to All Voters of the State of Maine," October 29, 1991
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Laws of the State of Maine as Passed by the One Hundred and Fifteenth Legislature, "Constitutional Resolutions, Chapter 1," accessed April 29, 2014
- ↑ Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.