Oklahoma Soldier Bonus Bill, State Question 116 (1922)

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Oklahoma State Question 116 (Initiative #76) was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Oklahoma. It received 255,887 "Yes" votes and 234,909 "No" votes; however, approval was required from 260,282 voters for passage, so it failed.

It was an initiated constitutional amendment.

The objective of the measure was to authorize a bonus for all WWI veterans from Oklahoma of $50 for each month served during America's involvement in the war.

Path to the ballot

106,360 signatures were filed to qualify it for the ballot.

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