Washington District Court Jurisdiction, HJR 4201 (1993)

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The Washington District Court Jurisdiction Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 4201, was on the November 2, 1993 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure gave District Courts jurisdiction over cases in equity.[1] The measure amended Section 6 of Article IV of the Washington State Constitution.[2]

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Washington HJR 4200 (1993)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 857,094 66.71%
No427,70233.29%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 6 of Article IV

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall the constitutional provision which gives jurisdiction in "cases in equity" to superior courts be amended to include district courts?

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