Arizona 1940 ballot measures
- Two of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Three of the measures were initiated constitutional amendments.
- Four of the measures were initiated state statutes.
- One of the measures was a veto referendum.
- Four of the measures were approved and six were defeated.
On the ballot
|Proposition 1||Taxes||Exempts a bone fide home from property taxation up to $5,000|
|Proposition 2||Property||Establishes rules governing the sale and leasing of state lands|
|Proposition 3||Business||Defines certain types of firms as public service corporations|
|Proposition 4||Taxes||Limits taxes on real and tangible personal property|
|CISS||Proposition 5||Taxes||Defines the statuses, rights, privileges, benefits, immunities and exemptions of tax levying public improvement districts|
|Proposition 6||Taxes||Establishes a uniform method of assessing, equalizing and levying taxes and imposing a license tax on registered vehicles|
|VR||Proposition 7||Business||Regulates the advertising of dentistry businesses|
|CISS||Proposition 8||Gambling||Legalizes games of chance, gambling devices and games|
|CISS||Proposition 9||Gov't Finance||Distributes revenues from the gasoline tax amongst cities|
|CISS||Proposition 10||Education||Prescribes a state levy for aid to public common and high schools|
State of Arizona
|State executive officers||
Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Director of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Commissioner of Lands | Director of Labor | Chairman of Corporation Commission | State Mine Inspector |