Oregon Delinquent Tax Notices, Measure 5 (1918)
The Oregon Delinquent Tax Notices Bill, also known as Measure 3, was on the November 5, 1918 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was approved. The measure repealed laws requiring newspaper advertisements of delinquent taxes and replaced such laws with mailed written notices to be sent prior to delinquency date.
|Oregon Measure 5 (1918)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Referred Bill - Referendum Ordered by Petition of the People
Initiated by C. S. Jackson and R. W. Hagood. - DELINQUENT TAX NOTICE BILL - Purpose: To repeal present laws requiring newspaper advertisement of delinquent taxes and in lieu thereof providing that tax collector shall, after taxes become delinquent each year, mail by letter to each owner of real property at address furnished by him and noted on roll, a written notice containing description, amount of taxes, rate of interest, penalties and date on and after which certificate of delinquency shall issue; providing for posting of delinquent lists and proof by certificate of mailing and posting, making such certificate conclusive evidence thereof, and subjecting collector to damages sustained for failure to comply with act. --- Vote YES or NO.
Path to the ballot
- Oregon 1918 ballot measures
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- 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 1918
- Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 11, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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