Oregon Uniformity and Equality of Taxation Changes, Measure 6 (1914)
The Oregon Uniformity and Equality of Taxation Changes Amendment, also known as Measure 6, was on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have changed the existing uniformity and equality of taxation law by authorizing the classification of property for taxation purposes and specific taxes on income.
|Oregon Measure 6 (1914)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly
FOR AMENDMENT of Section 1 of Article IX of the Constitution of Oregon, changing the existing rule for uniformity and equality of taxation, authorizing the levy of taxes on such property and in such manner as shall be prescribed by general laws, the classification of property for taxation purposes, the imposition of specific taxes and taxes on incomes, and authorizing reasonable exemptions. --- Vote YES or NO.
Path to the ballot
- Oregon 1914 ballot measures
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- History of Initiative & Referendum in Oregon
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1912-1914
- Oregon State Constitution
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1914
- Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 5, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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