Oregon Government Cannot Classify Based on Homosexuality, Measure 13 (1994)

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The Oregon Government Cannot Classify Based on Homosexuality Amendment, also known as Measure 13, was on the November 8, 1994 ballot in Oregon as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have prohibited governments from creating classifications based on homosexuality or spending public funds on things that express approval of homosexuality.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 13 (1994)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No630,62851.55%
Yes 592,746 48.45%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The measure title that appeared on the ballot:[1]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

13. AMENDS CONSTITUTION: GOVERNMENTS CANNOT APPROVE, CREATE CLASSIFICATIONS BASED ON, HOMOSEXUALITY
QUESTION: Shall Constitution bar governments from creating classifications based on homosexuality or spending public funds in manner, expressing approval of homosexuality?

YES □

NO □

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