1935 ballot measures

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1936
1934

California

See also: California 1935 ballot propositions

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Bonds $13,950,000 in bonds for repairing state institutions, hospitals and prisons Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 2 Budgets State government allowed to borrow money in anticipation of future tax income Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 3 Water Contract with the Rector Dam Authority to supply water to state institutions Defeatedd

Maine

See also: Maine 1935 ballot measures

September 9
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment No. 1 Suffrage Lengthens period of time to establish residency for voting to six months Approveda
LRCA Amendment No. 2 Bonds Provides for increase in state bonds for the purpose of matching federal aid money for state highway construction Approveda
LRCA Amendment No. 3 Elections Allows the use of voting machines Approveda
LRCA Amendment No. 4 Bonds Provides for issuance of bonds related to the Deer Isle-Sedgwick Bridge District Approveda
LRSS Referendum Question Transportation Creates the Deer Isle-Sedgwick Bridge District Approveda

Oklahoma

See also: Oklahoma 1935 ballot measures

September 24
Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA State Question 201 Taxes Prohibits the legislature from levying an ad valorem tax on homesteads Approveda
LRCA State Question 208 Taxes Limits ad valorem taxes on homesteads Defeatedd
LRCA State Question 209 Pension Provides pensions for indigent, aged Oklahoma citizens Defeatedd
LRCA State Question 211 Civil rights Makes women eligible to hold elective offices Defeatedd
LRCA State Question 212 Admin of gov't Abolishes the Commissioners o the Land Office Defeatedd
CICA State Question 214 Pension Creates a state social security, or "old age pension", program ApprovedaOverturnedot


December 17

Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS State Question 220 Welfare Authorizes $2.5 million in welfare spending over a 2 year period. Approveda

Texas

See also: Texas 1935 ballot measures

August 24
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Alcohol Ends statewide prohibition and provides for local option Approveda
LRCA Proposition 2 Gov't salaries Abolishes the fee system of compensation for district and county officers Approveda
LRCA Proposition 3 Welfare Provides a system of old-age assistance Approveda
LRCA Proposition 4 Education Furnishes free textbooks to every child attending school Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 5 Healthcare Provides for temporary commitment of the mentally ill without a trial Approveda
LRCA Proposition 6 Trials Authorizes courts to place defendants on probation Approveda
LRCA Proposition 7 Legislature Allows constitutional amendments to be proposed at special sessions of the legislature Defeatedd