The Oregon Deposits and Refunds on Beverage Containers Act, also known as Measure 37, was on the November 5, 1996 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have required consumers and dealers to pay deposits on additional beverage cans and granted the ability to receive refunds for recycling them.
| Oregon Measure 37 (1996)|
|Yes|| 540,645|| 39.78%|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The ballot measure title read:
|| BROADENS TYPES OF BEVERAGE CONTAINERS REQUIRING DEPOSIT AND REFUND VALUE
The text of the measure can be found here.