Washington 1948 ballot measures
- Three of the measures were Initiatives to the People.
- One of the measures was an Initiative to the Legislature.
- Four of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Seven of the measures were approved and one was defeated.
On the ballot
|ITP||Initiative 169||Veterans||Provides additional compensation for veterans of World War II|
|ITP||Initiative 171||Alcohol||Regulates the sale of alcohol by the drink and provides for less distribution of alcohol serving licenses|
|ITP||Initiative 172||Welfare||Provides a minimum standard of living of $60 per month for senior and low-income blind citizens|
|ITL||Initiative 13||Alcohol||Bans the sale of alcohol by any person other than the State of Washington|
|HJR 4||Term Limits||Repeals limitations on the number of consecutive terms a county officer can hold|
|HJR 13||Local Gov't||Permits the formation of combined city-county charters where the population is 300,000 or more|
|SJR 4||Gov't Salaries||Permits the state legislature to fix the salaries of elected state officials|
|SJR 5||Local Gov't||Allows counties to adopt "home rule" charters|
State of Washington
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Commissioner of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Commissioner of Public Lands | Director of Labor and Industries | Chairman of Utilities and Transportation |