Oregon Reorganization of State Militia, Measure 1 (1962)

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The Oregon Reorganization of State Militia Amendment, also known as Measure 1, was on the November 6, 1962 ballot in Oregon as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized the legislature to reorganize the state militia and empowered the Governor and Adjutant General to appoint all officers.[1]


Election results

Oregon Measure 1 (1962)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 312,680 57.15%
No234,44042.85%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[1]

1. REORGANIZE STATE MILITIA - Purpose: To amend Constitution by authorizing legislature to reorganize state militia. Eliminates election of certain officers. Empowers Governor and Adjutant General to appoint all officers.

YES □

NO □ [2]

Support

Supporters

  • State Senator Carl Francis[1]
  • State Representative Edward N. Fadeley
  • State Representative Winton Hunt

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet", accessed November 26, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.