Massachusetts 1964 ballot measures
- Four measure were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- One measure was an indirect initiated state statute.
- One measure was a veto referendum.
- Both of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Question 1||Terms||Mandates four year terms for constitutional officers||
|Question 2||War & Peace||Provides procedures for filling a vacant office in the event of an enemy attack||
|Question 3||Legislature||Authorizes the disbursement of state credit upon a two-thirds vote in each branch of the legislature||
|Question 4||State Exec||Requires the governor to seek opinions of justices of the Supreme Judicial Court on questions of law||
|IndISS||Question 5||State Exec||eliminated the statutory authority of the governor’s executive council||
|VR||Question 6||Gov't Salaries||Increases the compensation and allowances of state legislators||