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1949 ballot measures

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See also: California 1949 ballot propositions

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Bonds $250 million in bonds for loans and grants to public school districts Approveda

CICA Proposition 2 Welfare The Aged and Blind Act Approveda

LRCA Proposition 3 Salaries State legislative salaries and per diem allowances; subjects that can be considered in budget sessions Approveda

LRCA Proposition 4 Local governance Remove null provisions from constitution about consolidated city and county charters Approveda

LRCA Proposition 5 Constitution Repeal section of constitution about payment of expenses of State Constitutional Convention of 1878-1879 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 6 Constitution Remove constitutional language about the effective date of statutes enacted in 1933 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 7 Taxes Revision of a variety of tax provisions in the state constitution Approveda

LRCA Proposition 8 Constitution Merge overlapping state constitutional provisions about state fiscal affairs Approveda

LRCA Proposition 9 Constitution Remove sections of state constitution about rules for adopting the 1879 constitution Approveda

LRCA Proposition 10 Alcohol Repeal Section 26a of Article I of the California Constitution Approveda

LRCA Proposition 11 Constitution Change a variety of state constitutional provisions about state executive officers, legislators and judges Defeatedd

CISS Proposition 12 DST Daylight Savings Time Approveda


See also: Kentucky 1949 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Appropriated School Funds Referendum Education Changes the percentage of state appropriated school funds to be divided on a per capita basis Approveda

LRCA Officials' Salaries Referendum Gov't Salaries Repeals the $5,000 salary limit Approveda


See also: Ohio 1949 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
IndISS Proposed Law 1 Business Permits the manufacture and sale of colored oleomargarine Approveda

LRCA Amendment 1 Judiciary Allows each county to have more than one probate judge Defeatedd

CICA Amendment 2 Elections Requires that electors may vote for candidates only by separately indicating their vote for each candidate Approveda


See also: Oklahoma 1949 ballot measures

Type Title Subject Description Result
CICA Question 343 Alcohol Repeal the state's alcohol prohibition laws, and replace it with laws prohibiting liquor sales on Sunday, or to minors, or the sale of liquor by the drink Defeatedd


See also: Texas 1949 ballot measures

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1
LRCA Proposition 2
LRCA Proposition 3
LRCA Proposition 4
LRCA Proposition 5
LRCA Proposition 6
LRCA Proposition 7
LRCA Proposition 8
LRCA Proposition 9
LRCA Proposition 10


See also: Wisconsin 1949 ballot measures

April 5
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Question 1 Veterans Allows internal improvement debt for veterans' housing Approveda

LRCA Question 2 Taxes Repeals the prohibition on taxing federal lands Defeatedd