Oklahoma Public Welfare, State Question 220 (December 1935)

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The Oklahoma Public Welfare Initiative, also known as State Question 220, was on the December 17, 1935 ballot in Oklahoma as an initiated state statute, where it was approved. The measure would have appropriated $2.5 million dollars to the State Board of Public Welfare for the fiscal years of 1936 and 1937 to be allocated to the counties to supplement funds for indigents, widows and the unemployed.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 220 (December 1935)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 82,462 64.66%
No45,07935.34%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be read here.

Path to the ballot

101,281 signatures were filed to qualify it for the ballot.

See also

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