Oregon Officials' Salaries Determined by Law, Measure 6 (June 1927)
The Oregon Officials' Salaries Determined by Law Amendment, also known as Measure 6, was on the June 28, 1927 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have required that the compensation of state and county elected officials be provided by law, rather than amendment, and that no salary of any officer shall be increased during a term of office.
|Oregon Measure 6 (June 1927)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Constitutional Amendment - Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly
Submitted by the Legislature - STATE AND COUNTY OFFICERS SALARY AMENDMENT - Purpose: To amend article XIII of the constitution of the state of Oregon so as to require that the compensation of all state and county elective officers shall be provided by law, but no salary of any such officer shall he increased during the term of office for which he shall have been elected.
310. Yes, I vote for the amendment.
311. No, I vote against the amendment.
Path to the ballot
- Oregon 1927 ballot measures
- 1927 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
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1927
- Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 13, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.