Missouri Fuel Tax and State Highway Commission, Issue 6 (1938)

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The Missouri Motor Fuel Tax and State Highway Commission Amendment, also known as Issue 6, was on the November 8, 1938 ballot in Missouri as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.[1]

The measure would have authorized a tax of two cents per gallon on gasoline for the maintenance of state highways. It also would have defined certain powers for the general assembly and describe the role and powers of the State Highway Commission.[2]

Election results

Missouri Issue 6 (May 1938)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No536,67552.24%
Yes 490,622 47.76%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

Text of measure

Text of the measure can be found here.

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