A Civil Service Act, Initiative 115
ballot proposition was on the November 3, 1936 statewide ballot
in the State of Washington
as an Initiative to the People
, where it was defeated.
| Initiative 115|
|Yes|| 152,551|| 30.24%|
Path to the ballot
Initiative 114 was filed on April 21, 1936.
Text on the Ballot
An act relating to old age pensions, creating a state department therefore, defining its powers and duties; designating persons entitled to pensions and the amount thereof; providing taxes for sole payment of pensions, on business and occupations, sales of stocks and bonds, public utilities, admissions, fuel oil, proprietary medicines, toilet preparations, inheritances, gifts, and making appropriations therefrom; amending section 9, chapter 176, Laws of 1935, and repealing chapter 182, Laws of 1935, providing for old age pensions, and all acts or parts of acts in conflict therewith.