Oregon Minimum Wage Increase to $6.50, Measure 36 (1996)

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The Oregon Minimum Wage Increase to $6.50 Act, also known as Measure 34, was on the November 5, 1996 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was approved. The measure increased the statewide minimum wage to $6.50 per hour over three years.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 36 (1996)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 769,725 56.85%
No584,30343.15%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The ballot measure title read:[1]

INCREASES MINIMUM HOURLY WAGE TO $6.50 OVER THREE YEARS[2]

The text of the measure can be found here.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed December 12, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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