Arkansas 1938 ballot measures
- Three of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Six of the measures were initiated constitutional amendments.
- One of the measures was a legislatively-referred state statute.
- One of the measures was an initiated state statute.
- Six of the measures were approved.
- Five of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Amendment 24||Judiciary||Allows probate courts to be presided over by a judge of the chancery court|
|Amendment 25||Gov't Finances||Provides for the construction of county hospitals, courthouses and jails|
|Amendment 26||Elections||Eliminates the poll tax|
|Amendment 27||Labor||Allows legislature to determine amount of worker's compensation should be paid for injury or death at work|
|Amendment 28||Bonds||Authorizes refunding of highway bonds|
|Amendment 29||Taxes||Exempts new industries from property tax|
|Amendment 30||Admin of Gov't||Establishes a State Board of Education|
|Amendment 31||Judiciary||Allows Supreme Court to regulate the practice of law|
|Amendment 32||Admin of Gov't||Provides a method for filling vacancies|
|LRSS||Act 8||Public works||Provide for payment of bridge and municipal improvements|
|CISS||Act 1||Alcohol||Limit manufacture and sale of alcohol near churches and schools|
State of Arkansas
Little Rock (capital)
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | Auditor of State | Commissioner of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Secretary of Agriculture | Executive Director of Natural Resources Commission | Commissioner of State Lands| Director of Labor | Public Service Commission|