Arizona Martin Luther King Day as a State Holiday, Proposition 301 (1990)
|Martin Luther King Day as a State Holiday|
Text of measure
A referendum ordered by petition of the people ordering the submission to the people of an act relating to general provisions; providing that the third Monday in January is a legal holiday known as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, and amending section 1-301, Arizona revised statutes.
Establishing the Martin Luther King, Jr. paid holiday on the third Monday of January and removing Columbus Day as a paid state holiday.
A "yes" vote shall have the effect of creating a paid state holiday known as Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and removing Columbus Day as a paid state holiday.
A "no" vote shall have the effect of retaining the existing state paid holidays including Columbus Day but not enacting a paid Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday.