Washington Chiropractic Examination Standards, Initiative 188 (1954)
The Washington Chiropractic Examination Standards Initiative, also known as Initiative 188, was on the November 2, 1954 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was defeated. The measure would have modified the requirements for chiropractor certification. Specifically, the measure would have raised education requirements in chemistry and pathology and established a Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
|Washington Initiative 188 (1954)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||RAISING STANDARDS FOR CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINATIONS
An act raising the educational requirements for a license to practice chiropractic; establishing a Board of Chiropractic Examiners; adding to the chiropractic examination the subjects of chemistry and pathology and transferring jurisdiction for examination of chiropractic applicants from the Basic Sciences Examining Committee to the Board of Chiropractic Examiners.
Path to the ballot
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1954 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- State of Washington Initiatives to the People
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1954 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 10, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Washington Secretary of State, "Initiatives to the People," accessed September 10, 2013
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