Oregon Fixing State Boundaries, Measure 1 (1958)

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The Oregon Fixing State Boundaries Amendment, also known as Measure 1, was on the November 4, 1958 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure repealed an obsolete constitutional provision describing state boundaries and authorized boundaries to be defined by interstate agreement with approval from the U.S. Congress.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 1 (1958)
Approveda Yes 399,396 77.75%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

1. FIXING STATE BOUNDARIES - Purpose: Repeals obsolete constitutional provision describing state boundaries. Authorizes modifying of existing state boundaries by interstate agreement with approval of Congress.


NO □


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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.