Washington 1979 ballot measures
- One of the measures was a legislatively-referred state statute.
- Two of the measures were Initiatives to the People.
- Three of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Four of the measures were approved and two were defeated.
On the ballot
|LRSS||Referendum 37||Bonds||Authorizes $25 million in state general obligation bonds for facilities aiding mentally and physically disabled people|
|ITL||Initiative 61||Environment||Establishes a minimum five cent recycling deposit on soft drinks and alcohol containers|
|ITL||Initiative 62||Taxes||Limits the growth of state tax revenues to that of the growth rate of personal income|
|SJR 110||Legislature||Requires a regular session of the legislature to be convened each year and allows for special sessions to be called upon by the governor|
|SJR 112||Legislature||Allows legislators to assume any civil office, but without receiving any increases in compensation for that office passed during their legislative term|
|SJR 120||Energy||Permits municipal utilities to assist homeowners in financing energy conservation measures until 1990|
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