Washington Abolition of Employment Fees, Initiative 8 (1914)
The Washington Abolition of Employment Fees Initiative, also known as Initiative 8, was on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was approved. The measure criminalized the actions of charging employees fees for employment and charging interviewees fees for interviews by employers.
|Washington Initiative 8 (1914)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|“||An act to prohibit the collection of remuneration or fees from workers for the securing of employment or furnishing information leading thereto, and providing a penalty for violation thereof.||”|
Path to the ballot
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1914 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- State of Washington Initiatives to the People
State of Washington
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Commissioner of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Commissioner of Public Lands | Director of Labor and Industries | Chairman of Utilities and Transportation |