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Ballot measures
in Washington State
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Constitutional amendments
Initiatives to the People
Initiatives to the Legislature
Statutes referred by Legislature
Veto referendums
Political topics on the ballot
408 Initiatives to the Legislature have been filed in the State of Washington. The first Initiative to the Legislature was filed on December 14, 1914.


Defeatedd Negligent Health Care Act, Initiative 330
Defeatedd Medical Malpractice Act, Initiative 336


Between 1998, when I-200 was on the ballot as an Initiative to the Legislature and 2004, about 130 different Initiatives to the Legislature were filed, numbering I-201 through I-336. With the exception of I-297, I-330 and I-336, all of those approximately 130 initiatives were withdrawn or abandoned. I-330 and I-336 went on the 2005 ballot.

Approveda Radioactive Waste, I-297


Approveda Washington Initiative 200 (1998)


Defeatedd Washington Charter Schools, Initiative 177 (1996)
Defeatedd Washington Scholarship Vouchers, Initiative 173 (1996)


Approveda Washington Limit on Campaign Contributions, Initiative 134 (1992)


Defeatedd Washington Aid-in-Dying, Initiative 119 (1991)
Approveda Washington Abortion Rights, Initiative 120 (1991)


Approveda Washington Presidential Preference Primaries, Initiative 99 (1989). Initiative 99 was enacted by the state legislature and as a result, never appeared on the statewide ballot as it would have done had the legislature chosen not to act favorably on it.
Defeatedd Washington Child and Family Services Tax, Initiative 102 (1989)



Defeatedd Washington Medicare Overcharges, Initiative 92 (1987)


Defeatedd Washington Sales Tax Increase, Initiative 90 (1986)


See also: Washington 1979 ballot measures

Defeatedd Washington Tax on Beverage Containers, Initiative 61 (1979)
Approveda Washington Limitation on State Tax Revenues, Initiative 62 (1979)


Approveda Washington Non-Public Agricultural Irrigation, Initiative 59 (1977)



Defeatedd Washington Local Processing of State Timber, Initiative 32 (1968)


Approveda Washington Dam Construction and Water Diversion, Initiative 25 (1960)


Between 1948 and 1958, Initiatives 14-22 were filed, but no signatures were presented for them, or they were otherwise withdrawn.

Approveda Washington Civil Service for Sheriff's Employees, Initiative 23 (1958)


Defeatedd Washington Beer and Wine Only Sold in State Liquor Stores, Initiative 13 (1948)


Approveda Washington Public Power Resources, Initiative 12 (1943)


Approveda Washington Blanket Primary, Initiative 2 (1935)


Approveda Washington District Power Measure, Initiative 1 (1930)


Defeatedd Washington Brewers' Hotel Bill, Initiative 1A (1916)

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