Oregon Requirements for New County Formation, Measure 85 (2000)

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The Oregon Requirements for New County Formation Amendment, also known as Measure 85, was on the November 7, 2000 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have increased the minimum population and area requirements for formation of new counties.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 85 (2000)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No767,36654.75%
Yes 634,307 45.25%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The ballot measure title read:[1]

AMENDS CONSTITUTION: MODIFIES POPULATION, MINIMUM AREA REQUIREMENTS FOR FORMATION OF NEW COUNTIES[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 14, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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