Oklahoma Old Age Pension and Public Welfare, State Question 225 (July 1936)

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The Oklahoma Old Age Pension and Public Welfare Amendment, also known as State Question 225, was on the July 7, 1936 ballot in Oklahoma as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure added a new article to the constitution to provide for the relief and care of needy persons who are unable to provide for themselves, authorized the necessary taxes to fund the program and created a department of welfare to administer the relief and care programs.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 225 (July 1936)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 346,950 62.20%
No210,88837.80%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be read here.

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