Massachusetts 1950 ballot measures
- Two of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Three of the measures were indirect initiated state statutes.
- Three of the measures were approved and two were defeated.
On the ballot
|Question 1||State Exec||Provides a gubernatorial line of succession prior to inauguration|
|Question 2||Direct Democracy||Changes the number of voters’ signatures required for initiative petitions and changes legislative procedures related to such petitions|
|IndISS||Question 3||Welfare||Provides payments to blind persons who are 63 years of age and older|
|IndISS||Question 4||Gambling||Creates a commission to conduct a monthly state lottery|
|IndISS||Question 5||Transportation||Establishes classifications for risks related to motor vehicle liability policies and bonds|
State of Massachusetts
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Commissioner of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture | Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs | Secretary of Labor and Workforce Development | Chair of Public Utilities |
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court | Appeals Court | Superior Courts | District Courts | Probate and Family Courts | Juvenile Courts | Housing Courts | Land Courts | Boston Municipal Courts | Judicial selection in Massachusetts |