The Washington Legislative and Judicial Salaries Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 49, was on the November 4, 1986 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized an independent commission to set salaries for elected officials. The measure amended Section 1 of Article XXVIII of the Washington Constitution.
| Washington HJR 49 (1986)|
| Yes|| 630,736|| 52.30%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 1 of Article XXVIII
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|| Shall the Constitution be amended to authorize an independent commission to set salaries of legislators, judges, and state elected officials?