Washington Compensation for Legislators, SJR 20 (1936)
The Washington Compensation for Legislators, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 20, was on the November 3, 1936 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have compensated state legislators ten dollars per day, five dollars for expenses and five dollars for services. The measure would have amended Section 23 of Article II of the Washington State Constitution.
|Washington SJR 20 (1936)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|“||A Proposal authorizing the state of Washington to engage in the production and wholesale distribution, only, of electric energy; to assist the development of hydro-electric generating plants; to incur indebtedness by the issuance of bonds; providing for a commission and power districts, but not denying to any municipality, power district or political subdivision of the state the right to control its own utilities nor preventing the state from furnishing electric energy to its institutions and departments.||”|
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1936 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
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