The Washington Uniform Property Tax Amendment, also known as Amendment to Article VII, Section 2, was on the November 8, 1898 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have established a uniform and equal rate of assessment and taxation on all property located in the state. The measure would have amended Sections 2 of Article VII of the Washington State Constitution.
| Washington Amendment to Article VII, Section 2 (1898)|
|Yes|| 15,986|| 32.08%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|| Proposed Amendment to Sec. 2, Art. 7 of Constitution relating to Taxation.