Oregon 1982 ballot measures
- Five of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Two of the measures were legislatively-referred state statutes.
- Three of the measures were initiated state statutes.
- One of the measures was an initiated constitutional amendment.
- Three of the measures were approved and eight were defeated.
On the ballot
|Measure 1||Bonds||Allocates state bond proceeds to municipal water projects|
|Measure 2||Housing||Provides for public multifamily housing for elderly and disabled persons|
|Measure 3||Bonds||Authorizes the issuance and sales of state bonds to finance correctional facilities|
|LRSS||Measure 4||Taxes||Allocates revenues from taxes on commercial vehicles and motor vehicle fuels to road maintenance and construction|
|LRSS||Measure 5||Judiciary||Empowers the governor to appoint the Chief Justice of the Oregon Supreme Court|
|Measure 1||Taxes||Increases a taxing district’s tax base when new property construction causes the district’s value to increase|
|Measure 2||State Exec||Allows the governor thirty days to approve or veto bills after the adjournment of a legislative session|
|Measure 3||Taxes||Limits the property tax to 1.5% of 1979 value of property, prohibits special ad volorem or sales tax on reality, requires a two-thirds vote in the legislature or majority popular vote and limits the number of tax elections per year|
|CISS||Measure 4||Business||Authorizes retailers and other persons to install gasoline pumps and sell gasoline and other motor vehicle fuels|
|CISS||Measure 5||Nuclear||Sends a message from the “People of Oregon” to the President, Congress and other officials to develop an agreement to halt “the testing, production, and further deployment of nuclear weapons” between the U.S. and U.S.S.R.|
|CISS||Measure 6||Local Gov't||Removes the requirement that local land use plans conform to state-wide planning goals and abolishes organizations associated with such|
- Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1980-1987
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet November 1982
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