Oregon Voters' Registration, Measure 5 (June 1927)
The Oregon Voters' Registration Amendment, also known as Measure 5, was on the June 28, 1927 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure required constituents to be registered as voters as a qualification to vote.
|Oregon Measure 5 (June 1927)|
Election results via: Oregon Blue Book
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
Constitutional Amendment - Referred to the People by the Legislative Assembly
Submitted by the Legislature - VOTERS' REGISTRATION AMENDMENT - Purpose: To require voters at elections, not otherwise provided for by the constitution, to be duly registered prior thereto in the manner provided by law, as a qualification to be entitled to vote at such election, and to ratify an act passed by the thirty-fourth legislative assembly purporting to carry into effect this amendment, if adopted by the people.
304. Yes, I vote for the amendment.
305. No, I vote against the amendment.
Path to the ballot
- Oregon 1927 ballot measures
- 1927 ballot measures
- List of Oregon ballot measures
- History of Initiative & Referendum in Oregon
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1922-1928
- Oregon State Constitution
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1927
- Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed November 13, 2013
- Oregon Blue Book, "Oregon State Constitution," accessed November 13, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.