1921 ballot measures

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See also: Maine 1921 ballot measures

September 12
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment No. 1 Suffrage Allows absentee voting Approveda
LRCA Amendment No. 2 Bond issues Allows state highways bonds proceeds to be used for construction of state aid highways Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment No. 3 Veterans Issues bonds to pay for bonus to soldiers and sailors in the war in Spain Defeatedd


See also: Missouri 1921 ballot measures

August 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Constitutional convention Affirms decision to hold a Constitutional convention Approveda
LRCA Issue 1 Civil Rights Allows women to hold political office Approveda
LRCA Issue 2 Bonds Pays off $60 million road bond using motor vehicle license fees Approveda
LRCA Issue 3 Taxes Creates a special tax for paying military bonuses Approveda

North Dakota

See also: North Dakota 1921 ballot measures

October 28
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Initiative Banking Abolishes the Bank of North Dakota Defeatedd
LRCA Referendum Judiciary Makes county judges also serve as the clerk of the district court in rural counties Defeatedd
CICA Initiative Bonds Reduces total amount of bonded state debt Defeatedd
CISS Initiative Admin of Gov't Reorganizes the Industrial Commission as a three person appointed commission Defeatedd
LRCA Referendum Gov't Salaries Changes legislative pay from five dollars per day to one thousand dollars a year Defeatedd
CISS Initiative Elections Removes party designations from the nomination and election of state officers Defeatedd
CISS Initiative Elections Creates separate party ballots for primary elections and single column ballots for general elections Defeatedd
CISS Initiatives Banking Provides for public depositories to disqualify the Bank of North Dakota from receiving public funds Defeatedd
CISS Initiative Banking Establishes a rural credit system to take over the farm loans from the Bank of North Dakota Defeatedd


See also: Ohio 1921 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Veterans Provides a bonus for veterans of WWI Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Redistricting Reapportions the Ohio General Assembly Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 3 Taxes Allows for a poll or per capita tax Defeatedd


See also: Oregon 1921 ballot measures

June 7
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 1 Legislature Establishes the legislative session to be not more than sixty days and special sessions not more than twenty days, prohibits the introduction of bills after the fortieth day of the session and fixes compensation of legislators at five dollars per day and three dollars for every twenty miles traveled Defeatedd
LRCA Measure 2 Bonds Authorizes the issuance and sale of bonds to raise money to be loaned to Oregonian veterans of World War I Approveda
LRCA Measure 3 State Exec Empowers the governor to veto legislation declaring emergencies Approveda
LRSS Measure 4 Marriage & Family Requires both applicants for a marriage license to submit to and pass an examination by a physician as to their venereal health and mentality in order to receive a marriage license Defeatedd
LRSS Measure 5 Civil Rights Permits women to serve as jurors and requires at least one-half of the trial jury to be women in cases involving minors Approveda


See also: Texas 1921 ballot measures

July 23
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Suffrage Provides that only native born or naturalized citizens shall be qualified to vote Approveda
LRCA Proposition 2 Gov't salaries Increases the salaries of state executive officials Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 3 Gov't salaries Increases the compensation of legislators Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 4 Veterans Levies a tax to fund pensions for Confederate soldiers Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 5 Admin of gov't Abolishes the Board of Prison Commissioners Defeatedd