Oregon 1984 ballot measures
- Two of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- One of the measures was a legislatively-referred state statute.
- Five of the measures were initiated state statutes.
- Three of the measures were initiated constitutional amendments.
- Seven of the measures were approved and four were defeated.
On the ballot
|Measure 1||Gov't Finance||Authorizes the state to borrow and lend money for public works projects|
|LRSS||Measure 2||Taxes||Increases fees for licensing and registration of motor vehicles|
|Measure 1||Recall||Requires signatures from fifteen precent of the number of voters who voted in the preceding gubernatorial election to put a recall referendum on the ballot|
|Measure 2||Taxes||Limits real property taxes, requires a majority popular vote for new or increased taxes and specifies two tax-related election dates per year|
|CISS||Measure 3||Utilities||Creates the Citizens' Utility Board|
|Measure 4||Gambling||Establishes a state lottery and requires profits to be used for economic development|
|CISS||Measure 5||Gambling||Provides regulations and qualifications regarding a state lottery|
|Measure 6||Death Penalty||Allows the death penalty for aggravated murder convictions by unanimous jury|
|CISS||Measure 7||Death Penalty||Requires the death penalty by lethal injection or mandatory imprisonment for aggravated murder|
|CISS||Measure 8||Law Enforcement||Revises multiple law enforcement and criminal trial statutes|
|CISS||Measure 9||Nuclear||Requires for the Energy Facility Siting Council to find a site not subject to natural disasters or erosion before approving a site for the disposal of radioactive isotopes|
- Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1980-1987
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet November 1984
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