Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 2 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit

Massachusetts Lawyer Requirement for District Attorney Positions, Question 5 (1922)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
Civil and Criminal
Civil and criminal trials.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
List of measures

The Massachusetts Lawyer Requirement for District Attorney Positions Act, also known as Question 5, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Massachusetts as a veto referendum, where it was approved, thus upholding the legislation. The measure required that candidates for district attorney positions must be lawyers.[1]

Election results

Massachusetts Question 5 (1919)
Approveda Yes 396,623 58.44%

Election results via: Massachusetts Secretary of State

See also

Suggest a link

External links


BallotMeasureFinal badge.png
This historical ballot measure article requires that the text of the measure be added to the page.