The Oregon Extension of Ocean Boundaries Amendment, also known as Measure 3, was on the November 5, 1968 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure empowered the legislature to extend the state’s seaward boundaries or jurisdiction.
| Oregon Measure 3 (1968)|
| Yes|| 588,166|| 80.36%|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
3. EMPOWERING LEGISLATURE TO EXTEND OCEAN BOUNDARIES - Purpose: Amends Article XVI, Oregon Constitution. Permits legislature to extend state’s seaward boundaries or jurisdiction under authority of laws heretofore or hereafter enacted by Congress of United States.
- State Senator Al Flegel
- State Representative Jason Boe
- State Representative W.S. Ouderkirk