Oregon 1942 ballot measures

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1944
1940

Seven statewide ballot measures were on the November 3, 1942 ballot in Oregon.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 1 Gov't Salaries Fixes legislatures’ pay at $8 per day, reimburses them 10 cents per mile travelled to and from the capital and gives presiding officers an additional one-half daily pay Approveda


LRCA Measure 2 Welfare Repeals the Rural Credits Loan Fund, which provides loans to farmers and others living in rural areas Approveda


LRCA Measure 3 Taxes Allocates revenues from motor fuel and vehicle taxes for public highways and for recreational, scenic and historic places Approveda


LRCA Measure 4 Elections Changes constitutional provisions stating that convicts and the “mentally-diseased” cannot have voting rights to allow for exceptions and future changes by law Defeatedd


VR Measure 5 Taxes Levies a one-tenth of one cent tax on selling, handling or distributing a cigarette Approveda


VR Measure 6 Hunt & Fish Prohibits all net fishing in coastal streams and bays, except those waters exempted Defeatedd


CISS Measure 7 Education Provides that all revenue from income taxes in excess of $7,750,000 in any year shall be distributed to public school districts and union high school districts Approveda


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