Oregon Redistricting Amendment, Measure 55
or House Joint Resolution (HJR) 31
was on the November 4, 2008 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
. It was approved
This measure was designed to fix a situation where State Senators whose seats are not up in the next cycle following a redistricting are forced to move to their new district. It had no organized opposition.
| Measure 55|
| Yes|| 1,251,478|| 77.46%|
- Election results from Oregon Secretary of State
Text of measure
The official ballot title for this measure was:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
Changes Operative Date Of Redistricting Plans; Allows Affected Legislators To Finish Term In Original District
The full text of the constitutional changes proposed by Measure 55 is available here.