SLP Badge Transparent.png
Read the
State Legislative Tracker
New edition available now!




Oregon Municipal Indebtedness for Roads, Measure 28 (1910)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
State and Local
Government Budgets
Spending & Finance
State finance.jpg
Policy
Budget policy
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Oregon Constitution
Flag of Oregon.png
Articles
PreambleIIIIIIIVVVIVIIVIIIIXXX-AXIXI-AXI-BXI-CXI-DXI-EXI-F(1)XI-F(2)XI-GXI-HXI-I(1)XI-I(2)XI-JXI-KXI-LXI-MXI-NXI-OXI-PXIIXIIIXIVXVXVIXVIIXVIII

The Oregon Municipal Indebtedness for Roads Amendment, also known as Measure 28, was on the November 8, 1910 ballot in Oregon as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted counties to incur indebtedness to build permanent roads upon approval of a majority vote in respective counties.[1]

Measure 28 amended Section 10 of Article XI of the Oregon Constitution.[2]

Election results

Oregon Measure 28 (1910)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 51,275 60.91%
No32,90639.09%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposed by Initiative Petition

An amendment of Section 10 of Article XI of the Constitution of the State of Oregon, permitting counties to incur indebtedness beyond $5,000 to build permanent roads, and providing that debts for permanent roads may be incurred on approval of a majority of those voting on the question. --- Vote YES or NO.

354. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

355. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [3]

Path to the ballot

Measure 28 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on July 7, 1910.[1]

See also

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Suggest a link

External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed October 31, 2013
  2. Oregon Blue Book, "Oregon State Constitution," accessed October 31, 2013
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.