Oregon 1913 ballot measures
Revision as of 11:14, 5 November 2013 by RyanB
- All five of the measures were veto referendums.
- Four of the measures were approved and one was defeated.
On the ballot
|VR||Measure 1||Gov't Finances||Creates a state university building repair fund for the purpose of providing funds for repairs and additions to state university buildings|
|VR||Measure 2||Gov't Finances||Funds the construction and furnishing of a modern fire-proof administration and class-room building for the University of Oregon by appropriating $100,000|
|VR||Measure 3||Law Enforcement||Authorizes the State Board of Health to order sterilization surgeries on “habitual criminals, moral degenerates and sexual perverts”|
|VR||Measure 4||Admin of Gov't||Provides a District Attorney for each county in Oregon and fixes the position's salary|
|VR||Measure 5||Labor||Creates the State Industrial Accident Commission and provides a fund for the compensation of injured laborers employed in hazardous occupations|
- Oregon Blue Book Initiative, Referendum and Recall: 1912-1914
- State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet 1913