Oregon Vacancy if State Legislator Convicted of Felony, Measure 4 (1994)

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The Oregon Vacancy if State Legislator Convicted of Felony Amendment, also known as Measure 4, was on the November 8, 1994 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure created a vacancy whenever a legislator is convicted of a felony and makes the convicted legislator ineligible for legislative office.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 4 (1994)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,055,111 87.88%
No145,49912.12%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

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

4. AMENDS CONSTITUTION: CREATES VACANCY IF STATE LEGISLATOR CONVICTED OF FELONY
QUESTION: Shall state constitution say legislator’s felony conviction creates vacancy in office, and persons serving felony sentence are ineligible for legislature?

YES □

NO □ [2]

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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.