Washington 1958 ballot measures
- One of the measures was an Initiative to the People.
- One of the measures was an Initiative to the Legislature.
- One of the measures was a legislatively-referred state statute.
- One of the measures was a veto referendum.
- Six of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Five of the measures were approved and five were defeated.
On the ballot
|ITP||Initiative 202||Labor||Bans labor organization membership as a requirement for employment|
|ITL||Initiative 23||Civil Service||Provides civil service status for certain employees of county sheriffs|
|LRSS||Referendum 10||Bonds||Authorizes $25 million for providing buildings for state charitable, educational and penal institutions|
|VR||Referendum 30||Taxes||Makes insurance payable upon death taxable under the inheritance tax|
|Sub SJR 9, Pt 1||Gov't Salaries||Provides for the legislature to increase or decrease the compensation of all elected state and county officials|
|Sub SJR 9, Pt 2||Gov't Salaries||Allows a member of the legislature to be elected or appointed to an office which had the position's compensation increased during the official's term in the legislature|
|SJR 10||Admin of Gov't||Authorizes the modification of state boundaries|
|SJR 14||Religion||Empowers the legislature to employ a chaplain for custodial, correctional and mental institutions as they deem justified|
|SJR 18||Gov't Salaries||Prohibits the legislature from granting extra compensation to any public employee after the services have been rendered or contract entered into|
|Sub HJR 4||Gov't Salaries||Permits school district electors to authorize excess tax levies at a maximum rate of two years for operation and six years for capital outlay|
State of Washington
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Commissioner of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Commissioner of Public Lands | Director of Labor and Industries | Chairman of Utilities and Transportation |