Arkansas Poll Tax Elimination, Proposed Amendment 26 (1938)

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The Arkansas Poll Tax Elimination Amendment, also known as Proposed Amendment 26, was on the November 8, 1938 ballot in Arkansas as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have eliminated the poll tax as a voting requirement and would have required that a system for voter registration be set up.[1] [2]

Election results

Arkansas Amendment 26 (1938)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No83,72566.36%
Yes 42,436 33.64%

Election results via: Arkansas Secretary of State

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