Oregon State Legislators Must Inhabit their Represented District, Measure 22 (May 1995)

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The Oregon State Legislators Must Inhabit their Represented District Amendment, also known as Measure 22, was on the May 21, 1995 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure required all legislators, appointees or candidates for the legislature to live in the district they represent or are seeking to represent.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 22 (1995)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 709,931 94.00%
No45,3116.00%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The measure title that appeared on the ballot:[1]

22 INHABITANCY IN STATE LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS
QUESTION: Shall appointees to legislature be inhabitants of district one year before appointment and shall district inhabitancy be required for legislators.

YES □

NO □ [2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed December 12, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.