Washington Public Employment of Chaplains, HJR 4200 (1993)

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The Washington Public Employment of Chaplains Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 4200, was on the November 2, 1993 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted counties and public hospitals to employ chaplains.[1] The measure amended Section 11 of Article I of the Washington State Constitution.[2]

Election results

Washington HJR 4200 (1993)
Approveda Yes 851,333 58.33%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 11 of Article I

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall counties and public hospital districts be permitted to employ chaplains for their hospitals, health care facilities, and hospices?[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.