The North Dakota Public Ownership of Industries Initiative, also known as Amendment to Section 185, was on the November , 5 1918 ballot in North Dakota as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed the state, county and local governments to engage in industry, enterprises or businesses not in violate of Article XX of the North Dakota State Constitution.
| North Dakota Initiative (1918)|
| Yes|| 46,830|| 58.98%|
Election results via: Legislative Manual, Official vote of North Dakota, 1918
Text of measure
The amended constitutional language can be read here.