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See also: Maine 1921 ballot measures

September 12
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment No. 1 Suffrage Allows absentee voting Approveda

LRCA Amendment No. 2 Bond issues Allows state highways bonds proceeds to be used for construction of state aid highways Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment No. 3 Veterans Issues bonds to pay for bonus to soldiers and sailors in the war in Spain Defeatedd


See also: Missouri 1921 ballot measures

August 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Constitutional convention Affirms decision to hold a Constitutional convention Approveda

LRCA Issue 1 Civil Rights Allows women to hold political office Approveda

LRCA Issue 2 Bonds Pays off $60 million road bond using motor vehicle license fees Approveda

LRCA Issue 3 Taxes Creates a special tax for paying military bonuses Approveda

North Dakota

See also: North Dakota 1921 ballot measures

October 28
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Initiative Banking Abolishes the Bank of North Dakota Defeatedd

LRCA Referendum Judiciary Makes county judges also serve as the clerk of the district court in rural counties Defeatedd

CICA Initiative Bonds Reduces total amount of bonded state debt Defeatedd

CISS Initiative Admin of Gov't Reorganizes the Industrial Commission as a three person appointed commission Defeatedd

LRCA Referendum Gov't Salaries Changes legislative pay from five dollars per day to one thousand dollars a year Defeatedd

CISS Initiative Elections Removes party designations from the nomination and election of state officers Defeatedd

CISS Initiative Elections Creates separate party ballots for primary elections and single column ballots for general elections Defeatedd

CISS Initiatives Banking Provides for public depositories to disqualify the Bank of North Dakota from receiving public funds Defeatedd

CISS Initiative Banking Establishes a rural credit system to take over the farm loans from the Bank of North Dakota Defeatedd


See also: Ohio 1921 ballot measures

November 8
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Veterans Provides a bonus for veterans of WWI Approveda

LRCA Amendment 2 Redistricting Reapportions the Ohio General Assembly Defeatedd

LRCA Amendment 3 Taxes Allows for a poll or per capita tax Defeatedd


See also: Oregon 1921 ballot measures

June 7
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Measure 1 Legislature Establishes the legislative session to be not more than sixty days and special sessions not more than twenty days, prohibits the introduction of bills after the fortieth day of the session and fixes compensation of legislators at five dollars per day and three dollars for every twenty miles traveled Defeatedd

LRCA Measure 2 Bonds Authorizes the issuance and sale of bonds to raise money to be loaned to Oregonian veterans of World War I Approveda

LRCA Measure 3 State Exec Empowers the governor to veto legislation declaring emergencies Approveda

LRSS Measure 4 Marriage & Family Requires both applicants for a marriage license to submit to and pass an examination by a physician as to their venereal health and mentality in order to receive a marriage license Defeatedd

LRSS Measure 5 Civil Rights Permits women to serve as jurors and requires at least one-half of the trial jury to be women in cases involving minors Approveda


See also: Texas 1921 ballot measures

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1
LRCA Proposition 2
LRCA Proposition 3
LRCA Proposition 4
LRCA Proposition 5