The Washington Rules for New Counties Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 4203, was on the November 6, 1990 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have amended the rules governing the creation of new counties. The measure would have amended Section 3 of Article XI of the Washington State Constitution.
| Washington HJR 4203 (1990)|
|Yes|| 403,377|| 33.24%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 3 of Article XI
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Shall constitutional provisions governing the creation of new counties be amended to alter requirements for county formation, annexation, and consolidation?