Oklahoma Soil Conservation, State Question 170 (July 1932)
The Oklahoma Soil Conservation Initiative, also known as State Question 170, was on the July 5, 1932 ballot in Oklahoma as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have prohibited the planting of cotton, wheat or other soil exhausting plants in excess of thirty percent of a cultivated area. The measure also would have created a commission to determine crop limitation and provided for penalties to those who violated the regulations.
|Oklahoma State Question 170 (July 1932)|
Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State
Text of measure
The text of the measure can be read here.
Path to the ballot
120,661 signatures were filed to qualify it for the ballot.
- Oklahoma 1932 ballot measures
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- History of Initiative & Referendum in Oklahoma
State of Oklahoma
Oklahoma City (capital)
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor and Inspector | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture | Director of Wildlife Conservation | Commissioner of Labor | Commissioner of Corporations |
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