Washington Timeline for Appropriations Payments, Amendment to Article VIII Sec. 4 (1922)

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The Washington Timeline for Appropriations Payments Amendment, also known as Amendment to Article VIII, Section 4, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure mandated that payments from state appropriations should be made within one calendar month after the end of the next fiscal biennium.[1] The measure amended Section 4 of Article VIII of the Washington State Constitution.[2]

Election results

Washington Amendment to Article VIII, Section 4 (1922)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 94,746 52.20%
No86,74647.80%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 22 of Article I

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

An Act amending section 4 of article VIII of the State Constitution by providing that payments from state appropriations should be made within one calendar month after the end of the next ensuing fiscal biennium.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1922 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 16, 2013
  2. Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed September 16, 2013 (dead link)
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.