Oregon Annexation of Parts of Washington County to Multnomah County, Measure 20 (1910)

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The Oregon Annexation of Parts of Washington County to Multnomah County Bill, also known as Measure 18, was on the November 8, 1910 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have annexed a portion of eastern Washington County to Multnomah County, Oregon.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 20 (1910)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No68,22182.93%
Yes 14,047 17.07%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposed by Initiative Petition

A bill for a law to annex a portion of the territory in the eastern part of Washington county, Oregon, to Multnomah county, Oregon, and providing for a transcript of the records of the territory annexed to be made and recorded in Multnomah county. --- Vote YES or NO.

338. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

339. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 20 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on June 30, 1910.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed October 31, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.