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Washington 1958 ballot measures

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Ten statewide ballot measures were on the November 4, 1958 ballot in Washington.

On the ballot

November 4

Type Title Subject Description Result
ITP Initiative 202 Labor Bans labor organization membership as a requirement for employment Defeatedd
ITL Initiative 23 Civil Service Provides civil service status for certain employees of county sheriffs Approveda
LRSS Referendum 10 Bonds Authorizes $25 million for providing buildings for state charitable, educational and penal institutions Approveda
VR Referendum 30 Taxes Makes insurance payable upon death taxable under the inheritance tax Defeatedd
LRCA 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 Defeatedd
LRCA 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 Defeatedd
LRCA SJR 10 Admin of Gov't Authorizes the modification of state boundaries Approveda
LRCA SJR 14 Religion Empowers the legislature to employ a chaplain for custodial, correctional and mental institutions as they deem justified Approveda
LRCA 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 Approveda
LRCA 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 Defeatedd

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