Washington Successive Terms for State Treasurers, SJR 6 (1956)
The Washington Successive Terms for State Treasurers Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 6, was on the November 6, 1956 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure removed the constitutional limitation on the term limits of state treasurers. The measure amended Section 25 of Article I of the Washington Constitution.
|Washington SJR 6 (1956)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||SUCCESSIVE TERMS FOR STATE TREASURER
Shall Article III, Section 25, of the Constitution be amended to remove the present restriction prohibiting the state treasurer from being elected for more than one successive term?
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1956 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1956 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 10, 2013
- Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed September 10, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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