Oregon Tax for University and Agricultural College, Measure 10 (1912)

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The Oregon Tax for University and Agricultural College Bill, also known as Measure 10, was on the November 5, 1912 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have established a statewide six-tenths of a mill tax and created a single Board of Regents for the University and Agricultural College.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 10 (1912)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No57,27954.05%
Yes 48,701 45.95%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

Proposed by Initiative Petition

A bill for an act creating a single Board of Regents and levying millage tax for support of university and Agricultural College. --- Vote YES or NO.

320. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

321. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [3]

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References

  1. The Sunday Oregonian, "Millage Tax and One Board is Plan," June 9, 1912
  2. Morning Oregonian, “Advice on Initiative and Referendum Measures”, October 23, 1912
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.