Oregon Timber Harvest Regulations and Restrictions, Measure 64 (1998)

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The Oregon Timber Harvest Regulations and Restrictions Act, also known as Measure 64, was on the November 3, 1998 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have adopted restrictions on timber harvest practices, banned chemical herbicides and pesticides in forests, classified forestland waters as “navigable,” and authorized citizens suits to enforce new harvest restrictions and regulations.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 64 (1998)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No897,53580.64%
Yes 215,491 19.36%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The ballot measure title read:[1]

PROHIBITS MANY PRESENT TIMBER HARVEST PRACTICES, IMPOSES MORE RESTRICTIVE REGULATIONS[2]

The text of the measure can be found here.

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed December 14, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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