Oregon 1988 ballot measures

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Ten statewide ballot measures were on the May 17, 1988 and November 8, 1988 ballots in Oregon.

On the ballot

May 17

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 1 Gov't Finance Authorizes the Water Development Fund to grant loans for fish protection and watershed restoration Approveda
LRSS Measure 2 Transportation Requires that motorcyclists and their passengers wear helmets Approveda

November 8

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 1 State Exec Extends the deadline for the governor to veto legislation after the legislature Approveda
LRCA Measure 2 Gov't Finance Allows the Common School Fund to be invested in corporate stocks and authorizes the State Land Board to use revenue from such stock Approveda
LRSS Measure 3 Transportation Requires seat-belts for motor vehicle drivers and passengers and penalizes those forgoing seat-belts Defeatedd
CISS Measure 4 Law Enforcement Eliminates probation, parole and “indeterminate sentences” for persons convicted of certain offenses Approveda
CISS Measure 5 Taxes Increases taxes on malt beverages and cigarettes in order to finance an Intercollegiate Athletic Fund Defeatedd
CISS Measure 6 Tobacco Bans public smoking in most indoor places Defeatedd
CISS Measure 7 Environment Adds more river sections to the “scenic waterways” system Approveda
CISS Measure 8 LGBT Revokes the governor’s authority to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation in state executive department employment and services Approveda

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