Oregon Permit Industrial and Reconstruction Hospital Outside of County Seat, Measure 2 (June 1919)
The Oregon Permit Industrial and Reconstruction Hospital Outside of County Seat Amendment, also known as Measure 2, was on the June 3, 1919 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have permitted industrial and reconstruction hospitals to be located outside of a county’s seat of government without approval from voters.
|Oregon Measure 2 (1919)|
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 - INDUSTRIAL AND RECONSTRUCTION HOSPITAL AMENDMENT - Purpose: To amend section 3 of article XIV of the constitution of the state of Oregon so as to permit the location by the legislature of an industrial and reconstruction hospital in some other county than where the seat of government is, without requiring a ratification by the electors of the state. --- Vote YES or NO.
Path to the ballot
- Oregon 1919 ballot measures
- 1919 ballot measures
- List of Oregon ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Oregon
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1916-1921
- Oregon State Constitution
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1919
- Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 11, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.