Oregon Linn County to Tax and Benton County to Issue Bonds to Pay Warrants, Measure 2 (1922)
The Oregon Linn County to Tax and Benton County to Issue Bonds to Pay Warrants Amendment, also known as Measure 2, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure required the annual levy of a two mills tax in Linn County, Oregon, until all county warrants are paid, and permitted the issuance of bonds in Benton County, until all county warrants are paid.
|Oregon Measure 2 (1922)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
Constitutional Amendment - Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly
Submitted by the Legislature - AMENDMENT PERMITTING LINN AND BENTON COUNTIES TO PAY OUTSTANDING WARRANTS - Purpose: To amend section 10 of article XI of the constitution of the state of Oregon, so as to require the annual levy of a tax of two mills on the dollar on all taxable property of Linn county, Oregon, until such time as all warrants of said county outstanding December 31, 1921, are paid with legal interest and to permit an issue of bonds by Benton county when authorized by a majority vote of the people of said county voting thereon, in the amount of said county's warrants outstanding December 31, 1921, for the payment of which no funds were then available.
Path to the ballot
- Oregon 1922 ballot measures
- 1922 ballot measures
- List of Oregon ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Oregon
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1922-1928
- Oregon State Constitution
- of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1922