Oregon Term Limits for Congressional Legislators, Measure 48 (1996)

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The Oregon Term Limits for Congressional Legislators Amendment, also known as Measure 48, was on the November 5, 1996 ballot in Oregon as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have instructed state legislators and members of the state’s congressional delegation to vote for congressional term limits to the federal constitution.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 48 (1996)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No671,09551.79%
Yes 624,771 48.21%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The ballot measure title read:[1]

AMENDS CONSTITUTION: INSTRUCT STATE, FEDERAL LEGISLATORS TO VOTE FOR CONGRESSIONAL TERM LIMITS[2]

The text of the measure can be found here.

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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.

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