Oregon Daylight Savings Time, Measure 2 (1960)

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The Oregon Daylight Savings Time Act, also known as Measure 2, was on the November 8, 1960 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have established daylight savings time in Oregon from the last Sunday in April until the last Sunday in September.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 2 (1960)
Defeatedd No393,65252.41%
Yes 357,499 47.59%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

2. DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME - Purpose: To establish daylight saving time in all parts of Oregon within the Pacific time zone from last Sunday in April until last Sunday in September.


NO □ [2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 26, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.