1898 ballot measures

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1899
1897

Florida

See also: Florida 1898 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Bonds Relates to guaranteeing bonds Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Judiciary Relates to limiting the establishment of judicial courts Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Legislature Relates to impeachment of members of the Legislature and succession of officers Approveda

Idaho

See also: Idaho 1898 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA HJR 8 Property Prescribes property qualifications for the division and creation of counties Approveda
LRCA HJR 10 Gov't Salaries Provides compensation to County officers through salaries and necessary expenses Approveda

Minnesota

See also: Minnesota 1898 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Suffrage Permits women to vote for library boards Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Constitutions Changes the process for amending the Constitution Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Local gov't Amends the home rule for cities section Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Transportation Provides the state road and bridge fund Approveda

Montana

See also: Montana 1898 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Local gov't Relates to the election of county commissioners Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Judiciary Relates to the use of district court judges Approveda

South Dakota

See also: South Dakota 1898 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Woman's Suffrage Referendum Suffrage Removes the word "male" from constitutional language regarding suffrage Defeatedd
LRCA State Control of Liquor Referendum Alcohol Gives the state exclusive control of the manufacture and sale of intoxicating liquors Approveda
LRCA Direct Democracy Referendum Direct Democracy Creates initiative and referendum process Approveda

Texas

See also: Texas 1898 ballot measures

November 1
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Veterans Provides aid for veterans and their widows Approveda

November 8

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Gov't salaries Increases the per diem compensation of legislators Defeatedd

Washington

See also: Washington 1898 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment to VII.2 Taxes Provides for a uniform and equal rate of assessment and taxation on all property Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment to VI.9 Suffrage Gives women the right to vote Defeatedd

Wisconsin

See also: Wisconsin 1898 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Question 1 Banking Approves revised banking laws passed by the legislature Defeatedd