Washington Restrictions on Labor Agreements, Initiative 202 (1958)
The Washington Restrictions on Labor Agreements Initiative, also known as Initiative 202, was on the November 4, 1958 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was defeated. The measure would have banned labor organization membership as a requirement for employment.
|Washington Initiative 202 (1958)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||RESTRICTING LABOR AGREEMENTS
An act declaring void any agreement hereafter made or extended which requires membership in or payment to a labor organization as a condition of employment.
Path to the ballot
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1958 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- State of Washington Initiatives to the People
- Ellensburg Daily Record, "11 more firms add weight to initiative 202 support," June 11, 1958
- The Spokesman-Review, "Initiative 202 Loses in State," November 5, 1958
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1958 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 9, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Washington Secretary of State, "Initiatives to the People," accessed September 9, 2013
State of Washington
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