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Oregon Redistricting Amendment, Measure 55 (2008)

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Oregon Redistricting Amendment, Measure 55 or House Joint Resolution (HJR) 31 was on the November 4, 2008 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment. It was approved.

This measure was designed to fix a situation where State Senators whose seats are not up in the next cycle following a redistricting are forced to move to their new district. It had no organized opposition.

Election results

Measure 55
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,251,478 77.46%
No364,99322.54%
Election results from Oregon Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The official ballot title for this measure was:

Changes Operative Date Of Redistricting Plans; Allows Affected Legislators To Finish Term In Original District[1]

Full text

The full text of the constitutional changes proposed by Measure 55 is available here.


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