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]

Election results

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]

Shall the constitutional provision which gives jurisdiction in "cases in equity" to superior courts be amended to include district courts?[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1993 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 29, 2013
  2. Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed August 29, 2013
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.