Oregon County Courts can Issue Bonds for Roads, Measure 30 (1912)

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The Oregon County Courts can Issue Bonds for Roads Amendment, also known as Measure 30, was on the November 5, 1912 ballot in Oregon as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have empowered county courts to issue and sell bonds or other securities to build and maintain roads within the county when approved by a majority of the voters of the county.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 30 (1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No63,48162.21%
Yes 38,568 37.79%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposed by Initiative Petition

For amendment of Section 10 of Article XI of the Constitution of the State of Oregon empowering the court of any county to issue and sell bonds or other securities to build and maintain roads within the county when authorized by a majority of the voters of the county, and empowering the county court to present the question at any general election, or to call a special election for such purposes and repealing all constitutional amendments and acts in conflict with the proposed amendment, including those submitted to the people at this election. --- Vote YES or NO.

360. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

361. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 30 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on July 3, 1912.[1]

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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.