Oregon Indebtedness for Forest Rehabilitation, Measure 2 (1962)

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The Oregon Indebtedness for Forest Rehabilitation Amendment, also known as Measure 2, was on the November 6, 1962 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure based the debt limit regarding forest rehabilitation on 3/16 of one percent of trust cash value of all taxable property within the state. Prior, the debt limit for such was based on 3/4 of one percent of assessed valuation of all taxable property within the state.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 2 (1962)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 323,799 61.92%
No199,17438.08%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

2. FOREST REHABILITATION DEBT LIMIT AMENDMENT - Purpose: Amends forest rehabilitation constitutional debt limit from 3/4 of 1% assessed valuation to 3/16 of 1% true cash value of all taxable property in state.

YES □

NO □ [2]

Support

Supporters

  • State Senator Donald R. Husband[1]
  • State Representative Richard Eymann
  • State Representative W.O. Kelsay

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 26, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.