Washington Abolition of the Bureau of Inspection, Initiative 7 (1914)
The Washington Abolition of the Bureau of Inspection Initiative, also known as Initiative 7, was on the November 3, 1914 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was defeated. The measure would have abolished the bureau of inspection and supervision of public officers and transferred the bureau's powers to the state auditor.
|Washington Initiative 7 (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 abolishing the bureau of inspection and supervision of public offices, vesting in the state auditor all the powers and duties of such bureau, and requiring the state auditor to prepare a balance sheet showing the operations, transactions, receipts and expenses of each department and institution of the state.||”|
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 |