The Washington Superior Court Jurisdiction Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 113, was on the November 8, 1977 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized the legislature to grant district courts jurisdiction over cases involving more than $1,000. The measure amended Section 6 and Section 10 of Article IV of the Washington State Constitution.
| Washington SJR 113 (1977)|
| Yes|| 654,082|| 76.23%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 6 of Article IV and Section 10 of Article IV.
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|| Shall the legislature be authorized to grant district courts jurisdiction over cases involving more than $1,000?