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Oregon Federal Revenue Sharing's Affects on Tax Base, Measure 7 (1974)

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The Oregon Federal Revenue Sharing's Affects on Tax Base Amendment, also known as Measure 7, was on the November 5, 1974 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have provided that when federal revenue sharing moneys are received by a county or city and this permits a levy less than the lawful maximum tax base for a given year, then the tax base shall not be reduced by that amount.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 7 (1974)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No329,85850.60%
Yes 322,023 49.40%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

7. TAX BASE INCLUDES REVENUE SHARING MONEY - Purpose: This constitutional amendment provides that if federal revenue sharing moneys received by a city or county permit a levy less than the lawful maximum tax base for a given year, the tax base shall not be reduced by that amount.

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NO □

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