Oregon Creation and Jurisdiction of State Courts, Measure 5 (1962)
The Oregon Creation and Jurisdiction of State Courts Amendment, also known as Measure 5, was on the November 6, 1962 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized the legislature to create lower state courts and regulate their jurisdiction.
|Oregon Measure 5 (1962)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
5. STATE COURTS: CREATION AND JURISDICTION - Purpose: To amend Constitution by authorizing legislature to pass special laws as well as general laws creating lower State courts and defining and regulating their jurisdiction.
NO □ 
- State Senator Alfred H. Corbett
- State Representative George Van Hoomissen
- State Representative Sam Wilderman
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- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1962
- Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 26, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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