Oregon 1919 ballot measures
- Five of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Four of the measures were legislatively-referred state statutes.
- Five of the measures were approved and four were defeated.
On the ballot
|Measure 1||Gov't Finance||Allows county indebtedness for the purpose of creating permanent roads to increase from two percent to six percent of the valuation of all property within the county|
|Measure 2||Health Care||Permits industrial and reconstruction hospitals to be located outside of a county’s seat of government without approval from voters|
|Measure 3||Bonds||Provides for the issuance and sale of state bonds for the creation of irrigation and drainage districts|
|Measure 4||Bonds||Provides for the issuance and sale of $5,000,000 worth of bonds for reconstruction, reclamation and land settlement projects|
|Measure 5||State Exec||Creates the position of Lieutenant Governor of Oregon|
|LRSS||Measure 6||Transportation||Appropriates $2,500,000 for the purpose of constructing a military highway from Astoria, Oregon to the border with California|
|LRSS||Measure 7||Bonds||Provides for $5,000,000 worth of bonds for the construction of hospitals, college and university buildings, armories, a penitentiary, to promote land settlement, to reclaim land and to provide settlement for military personnel|
|LRSS||Measure 8||Veterans||Provides honorably discharged military personnel from Oregon with educational grants not exceeding $25 per month nor $200 per year to attend any university or college in the state|
|LRSS||Measure 9||Taxes||Levies a one mill tax on all taxable property and appropriates revenues towards the construction of state market roads|
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1916-1921
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1919