Arizona Initiative and Referendum Protection Amendment, Questions 108 and 109 (1914)

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The Arizona Initiative and Referendum Protection Amendment, also known as Questions 108 and 109, was an initiated constitutional amendment on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Arizona, where it was approved.

The measure modified Article IV of the Arizona Constitution to prevent the governor and the legislature from repealing or amending approved initiative and referendum measures.[1]

Election results

Arizona Questions 108 and 109 (1914)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 16,567 50.13%
No16,48449.87%

Election results via: Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

PROPOSED BY INITIATIVE PETITION OF THE PEOPLE

AN ACT TO AMEND SECTION 6 OF ARTICLE IV OF THE CONSTITUTION OF THE STATE OF ARIZONA, "Providing that the veto power of the Governor, or the power of the Legislature, to repeal or amend, shall not extend to initiative or referendum measures approved by a majority vote of the qualified electors."
If you favor the above law, vote YES; if opposed, vote NO.
108 Yes
109 No
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  1. 1.0 1.1 Arizona Secretary of State, Arizona Initiative and Referendum Pamphlet, 1914
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.