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1947 ballot measures

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See also: Kentucky 1947 ballot measures

November 4
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Constitutional Convention Referendum ConCon Calls for a constitutional convention Defeatedd


See also: Ohio 1947 ballot measures

November 4
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Issue 1 Veterans Authorizes bonds to fund bonus for veterans of WWII Approveda

LRCA Issue 2 Judiciary Provides for six-year terms for probate judges Approveda

LRCA Issue 3 Admin of gov't Increases the number of members of the Sinking Fund Commission Approveda

CICA Issue 4 Taxes Prohibits spending funds from motor vehicle license fees and gas taxes on anything other than roads Approveda


See also: Oregon 1947 ballot measures

October 7
Type Title Subject Description Result
LRSS Measure 1 Taxes Imposes a 3% tax on gross receipts from all retail sales for public assistance, property tax relief and support of state, counties, cities and school districts Defeatedd

VR Measure 2 Taxes Levies a one-tenth of one cent tax on each cigarette distributed or sold Defeatedd


See also: Texas 1947 ballot measures

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 2 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 3 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 4 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 5 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 6 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 7 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 8 Approveda

LRCA Proposition 9 Approveda


See also: Wisconsin 1947 ballot measures

April 1
Type Title Subject Description Result
AQ Question 1 DST Approves legislature to authorize daylight savings time Defeatedd