The Washington Legislature Pay Increase Amendment, also known as Amendment to Article II, Section 23, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have increased the daily compensation of state legislators from $5 to $10. The measure would have amended Section 23 of Article II of the Washington State Constitution.
| Washington Amendment to Article II, Section 23 (1922)|
|Yes|| 52,621|| 24.56%|
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 amending section 23 of article II of the State Constitution relating to compensation to be paid members of the legislature by increasing the compensation of such members from $5.00 to $10.00 a day for each day's attendance during the session.