Oregon County Bonds for Road Construction, Measure 22 (1912)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
County & Municipal
Governance
County and municipal governance.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Oregon
LawsHistory
List of measures

The Oregon County Bonds for Road Construction Bill, also known as Measure 22, was on the November 5, 1912 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have authorized the respective counties of the State of Oregon to issue twenty-year bonds for building roads within the county.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 22 (1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No60,21057.99%
Yes 43,611 42.01%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposed by Initiative Petition

A bill for an Act authorizing the respective counties of the State of Oregon to issue twenty-year bonds for building roads within the county, providing a method for expending the money in actual road construction and for calling and holding county elections to vote upon question of issuing bonds and authorizing county courts to levy taxes to pay principal and interest on bonds as they may mature. --- Vote YES or NO.

344. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

345. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 22 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on July 2, 1912.[1]

See also

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Suggest a link

External links

References

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