Oregon 1946 ballot measures
- Four of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Two of the measures were legislatively-referred state statutes.
- One of the measures was a veto referendum.
- Two of the measures were initiated state statutes.
- Six of the measures were approved and three defeated.
On the ballot
|Measure 1||State Exec||Provides for a line of succession to the officer of the governor|
|LRSS||Measure 2||Taxes||Levies an annual tax of .45 of a mill on all taxable property for a period of ten years to construct and equip armories as military requirements dictate|
|LRSS||Measure 3||Education||Creates rural school districts and school boards|
|Measure 4||Civil Rights||Grants people of Chinese ethnicity the ability to hold real estate and mining claims|
|Measure 5||Legislature||Requires that the legislature read every bill by title only unless in case of emergency or by a two-thirds vote|
|Measure 6||Legislature||Increases the number of members in the Oregon Senate from 30 to 31|
|VR||Measure 7||Hunt & Fish||Prohibits commercial fishing in the Nestucca Bay watershed and various coastal rivers, requires state fish and game commissions to conduct surveys of coastal streams and submit findings and recommendations to the legislative assembly|
|CISS||Measure 8||Welfare||Authorizes a 3% tax on all gross incomes to create a fund for every qualified citizen over 60 and every permanently disabled citizen over 18|
|CISS||Measure 9||Taxes||Levies an annual tax sufficient to produce $50 for each child within the state between ages four and twenty|
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1938-1947
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1946
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