Washington 2008 ballot measures
- All three of the measures were Initiatives to the People.
- Two of the measures were approved and one was defeated.
On the ballot
|ITP||Initiative 985||Transportation||Opens high-occupancy vehicle lanes to all traffic during specified hours, requires traffic light synchronization, increases roadside assistance funding, and dedicates certain revenues to traffic-flow purposes||
|ITP||Initiative 1000||Assisted Death||Allows terminally ill adults access to lethal medication under some circumstances||
|ITP||Initiative 1029||Labor||Requires people who work with the elderly and disabled to be trained and certified to do so||
- A total of $9,301,125 was spent, pro and con, on ballot measure campaigns in Washington in 2006.