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Amendments to Maryland Constitutions
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ballot, and upon each ballot there shall be printed the
words "For the Constitutional Amendments" and "Against
the Constitutional Amendments," as new provided by law.
Immediately after the election, all returns shall be made
to the Governor of the vote for and against the proposed
amendment, as directed by Article XIV of the
Constitution, and further proceedings had in accordance
with Article XIV.
Approved May 26, 1977.
(House Bill 2031)
AN ACT concerning
Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission
(Montgomery County "Quick Take" Repealed)
MC/PG 68-75
FOR the purpose of repealing the authority from the
General Assembly to enact legislation providing for
"quick take" by the Washington Suburban Sanitary
Commission in Montgomery County; and submitting this
amendment to the qualified voters of the State of
Maryland for their adoption or rejection.
BY proposing a repeal of the Constitution of Maryland
Article III - Legislative Department
Section 40D
MARYLAND, (Three-fifths of all the members elected to
each of the two Houses concurring), That the following be
and the same is hereby proposed as an amendment to
Section 40D of Article III - Legislative Department, of
the Constitution of Maryland, the same, if adopted by the
legally qualified voters of the State, as herein
provided, to be removed from the Constitution of
Article III - legislative Department
The General Assembly shall enact no law authorizing
private property to be taken for public use without just
compensation, to be agreed upon between the parties or
awarded by a jury, being first paid or tendered to the
party entitled to such compensation, except that where
such property, located in Montgomery County in this
State, is in the judgment of the Washington Suburban

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