Oregon Tax for State Building Fund, Measure 1 (June 1945)
The Oregon Tax for State Building Fund Bill, also known as Measure 1, was on the June 22, 1945 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure levied a tax for two years of $5 million annually for the creation of a state building fund.
|Oregon Measure 1 (June 1945)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly
BILL AUTHORIZING TAX LEVY FOR STATE BUILDING FUND - Purpose: Levies tax for two years outside limitation fixed by section 11, Article XI, Oregon constitution, of $5,000,000 annually, creating state building fund of $10,000,000, to be offset by income taxes; appropriating $6,000,000 for the construction, alteration and repair of buildings required for state institutions under the jurisdiction of the state board of control, and for furnishing and equipping such buildings; appropriating $4,000,000 for the construction, alteration and repair of buildings required for institutions under the jurisdiction of state board of higher education, and for furnishing and equipping such buildings; continuing each appropriation until expended.
300. Yes. I vote for the proposed law.
301. No. I vote against the proposed law.
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