The Washington Repeal of County Officer Term Limits Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 4, was on the November 2, 1948 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure repealed a constitutional limitation on the number of consecutive terms a county officer could hold. The measure repealed Section 7 of Article XI to the Washington Constitution
| Washington HJR 4 (1948)|
| Yes|| 337,554|| 54.45%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 7 of Article XI
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|| Proposed Amendment to the Constitution repealing Section 7, Article XI, which existing section renders any county officer ineligible to hold his office more than two terms in succession.