Oregon Protect Religious Freedom Initiative (2014)
|Voting on Religion|
|Not on ballot|
An Oregon Protect Religious Freedom Initiative may appear on the November 4, 2014 statewide ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute. If approved by voters, the measure would protect the religious freedoms of people and businesses who do not believe in same-sex marriage from participating in such ceremonies.
Text of measure
The official ballot title issued for this initiative is available here.
The full text of the legislation proposed by this initiative is available here.
The initiative was proposed by Friends of Religious Freedom.
Path to the ballot
- Deseret News, "Oregon religious freedom group counters gay marriage ballot proposal," November 27, 2013
- Portland Tribune, "Group that led charge against gay marriage changes tack," November 21, 2013
- Reuters, "Gay-marriage debate takes new twist in Oregon: religious exemption," February 2, 2014
- Oregon Secretary of State, "Initiative 52 details," accessed March 23, 2014
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