Oregon Anti-Compulsory Vaccination, Measure 6 (1916)
The Oregon Anti-Compulsory Vaccination Bill, also known as Measure 6, was on the November 7, 1916 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure prohibited compulsory vaccination, inoculation and other similar treatments for the prevention or cure of diseases.
|Oregon Measure 6 (1916)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Initiative Bill - Proposed by Initiative Petition
Initiated by Lora C. Little - ANTI-COMPULSORY VACCINATION BILL - Purpose - To prohibit compulsory vaccination, inoculation and other such treatment for the prevention or cure of contagious or infectious diseases, and providing a penalty therefor. --- Vote YES or NO.
Path to the ballot
- Oregon 1916 ballot measures
- 1916 ballot measures
- List of Oregon ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Oregon
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1916-1921
- Oregon State Constitution
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1916