Washington Trial Locations for Public Offenses, Amendment to Article I Sec. 22 (1922)
The Washington Trial Locations for Public Offenses Amendment, also known as Amendment to Article I, Section 22, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed for the trial of a person accused for a public offense to be held in any county. The measure amended Section 22 of Article I of the Washington State Constitution.
|Washington Amendment to Article I, Section 22 (1922)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||An Act amending section 22 of article I of the State Constitution by providing that the trial of a person accused of a public offense committed on any railway car, coach, train, boat or other public conveyance may be had in any county through which such conveyance may pass.||”|
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1922 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- Washington State Constitution
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1922 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 16, 2013
- Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed September 16, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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