1923 ballot measures

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Maine

See also: Maine 1923 ballot measures

October 15
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS Referendum Question Labor Establishes 48-hour work week for women and minors Defeatedd

Maryland

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November 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Judiciary Authorizes the mayor of Baltimore to pay additional salaries to judges Defeatedd

Ohio

See also: Ohio 1923 ballot measures

November 6

Proposed Amendments

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Labor Modifies the Workmen's Compensation laws to increase the authority of the Industrial Commission Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Suffrage Eliminates the words "white male" from the Ohio Constitution to provide universal suffrage and conform with the federal Constitution Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Voting Allows for the publication of notice of proposed laws and amendments in newspapers Defeatedd

Proposed Laws

Type Title Subject Description Result
VR Referendum 1 Taxes Revises laws relating to taxes, bonds, and budget systems for local governments Defeatedd
VR Referendum 2 Taxes Establishes the county as the unit for tax assessment of personal property Defeatedd
IndISS Initiative 1 Pension Provides for a state system of old age pensions Defeatedd
Note: The proposed amendments and laws were on separate ballots.

Oklahoma

See also: Oklahoma 1923 ballot measures

October 2
Type Title Subject Description Result
CISS State Question 119 State exec Provides a method for investigating state officials for impeachment ApprovedaOverturnedot
LRCA State Question 121 Labor Provides for compulsory payment to employees in case of death or disability Defeatedd
LRCA State Question 122 State exec Provides guidelines for eligibility for state executive officials ApprovedaOverturnedot
LRCA State Question 123 Veterans Provides rehabilitation and aid to veterans of World War I Defeatedd
LRCA State Question 124 Taxes Limits ad valorem tax rates ApprovedaOverturnedot
LRCA State Question 125 Gov't Finances Authorizes the legislature to pay claims against the Depositors' Guaranty Fund Defeatedd

Oregon

See also: Oregon 1923 ballot measures

November 6
Type Title Subject Description Result
VR Measure 1 Taxes Provides for the levying and collecting of a net income tax on individuals, partnerships and corporations residing, incorporated or doing business within the state Approveda

Texas

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Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1
LRCA Proposition 2