Washington Land Ownership by Canadians, SJR 9 (1950)
The Washington Land Ownership by Canadians Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 9, was on the November 7, 1950 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted ownership of land by Canadians who are citizens of provinces wherein citizens of Washington can own land. The measure amended Section 33 of Article I of the Washington Constitution.
|Washington SJR 9 (1950)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||Shall Article II, Section 33 of the Constitution be amended to permit ownership of land by Canadians who are citizens of provinces wherein citizens of this state may own land?||”|
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1956 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- Washington State Constitution
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1950 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 11, 2013
- Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed September 11, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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