Oregon Legislative Organization and Regulation of Land Use Planning, Measure 10 (1978)

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The Oregon Legislative Organization and Regulation of Land Use Planning Act, also known as Measure 10, was on the November 7, 1978 ballot in Oregon as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have required the Legislative Assembly to perform the policy-making duties of the Land Conservation and Development Commission and required voter approval before new regional planning districts could be organized.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 10 (1978)
Defeatedd No515,13860.63%
Yes 334,523 39.37%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Purpose: Nullifies Land Conservation Development Commission adopted by planning goals, guidelines March 8, 1979. Cities, counties must adopt comprehensive plans, have all planning, zoning authority except legislature must prescribe goals, zoning, planning, notice procedures to be used. Legislature may establish an advisory commission and may regulate use in statewide significant geographic areas subject to compensation for adversely affected owners. Voter approval required before new regional planning districts organized, State, local land use legislative acts subject to referendum.


NO □ [2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed December 9, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.