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Oregon Division of Counties into Legislative Districts, Measure 2 (1954)

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The Oregon Division of Counties into Legislative Districts Amendment, also known as Measure 2, was on the November 2, 1954 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized the legislature to divide counties with more than one senator or representative into subdistricts.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 2 (1954)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 268,337 56.32%
No208,07743.68%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly

2. SUBDIVIDING COUNTIES FOR ELECTING STATE LEGISLATORS - Purpose: To amend Oregon Constitution to authorize legislature to divide counties having more than one senator or representative into subdistricts for election of senators and representatives to state legislature.

YES □

NO □


[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 21, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.