Washington Regulation of Labor Disputes, Initiative 130 (1938)
The Washington Regulation of Labor Disputes Initiative, also known as Initiative 130, was on the November 8, 1938 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was defeated. The measure would have required unions to supply employers with written demands, mandated a vote amongst employees to initiate a strike and penalized employees who broke these regulations.
|Washington Initiative 130 (1938)|
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.
|“||A measure relating to employment; providing for the service of written demands upon the employer; providing that a majority vote of the employees concerned cast in a prescribed manner shall be necessary before a strike may be called; making provisions concerning lockouts; and providing penalties.||”|
Path to the ballot
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1938 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- State of Washington Initiatives to the People
State of Washington
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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 |