Oregon Revisions to Legislative District Reapportionment Procedures, Measure 2 (1986)
The Oregon Revisions to Legislative District Reapportionment Procedures Amendment, also known as Measure 2, was on the November 4, 1986 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure revised the legislative district reapportionment procedures to shorten the requirement of how long a candidate must have lived in a district and grant voters the ability to recall holdover senators.
|Oregon Measure 2 (1986)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
2. CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT REVISING LEGISLATIVE DISTRICT REAPPORTIONMENT PROCEDURES AFTER FEDERAL CENSUS
EXPLANATION - Constitutional amendment. Keeps present requirement that legislature reapportions legislative districts after federal census, and if not, Secretary of State does so. Changes time periods for review by Supreme Court and revisions by Secretary of State of new apportionment. Secretary of State must hold public hearing. Voters of new district may recall holdover senator assigned to district. At first election after reapportionment, legislative candidates must have lived in district since January 1, shortened from one year.
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