Arizona Pardons Referendum, Questions 300 and 301 (1914)

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The Arizona Pardons Referendum, also known as Questions 300 and 301, was a veto referendum on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Arizona, where the law was approved.

This referendum was on laws regarding gubernatorial pardons and a board of pardons and paroles.[1]

Election results

Arizona Questions 300 and 301 (1914)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 15,425 53.23%
No13,55446.77%

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

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

REFERENDUM ORDERED BY PETITION OF THE PEOPLE

AN ACT TO ESTABLISH A PENAL CODE, TITLE Pardons and Reprieves, Sections 1280, 1281, 1282, 1283, 1284, 1285, 1286, 1287, 1288, 1289 and 1290.
If you favor the above law, vote YES; if opposed, vote NO.
300 Yes
301 No
[1][2]

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References

  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.