The Washington Combined City-County Charter Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 13, was on the November 2, 1948 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted the formation of combined city and county charters where the population is equal to or more than 300,000. The measure added Section 16 of Article XI to the Washington Constitution
| Washington HJR 13 (1948)|
| Yes|| 291,699|| 50.34%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 16 of Article XI
The language that appeared on the ballot:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|| PROPOSED AMENDMENT to the Constitution permitting the formation, under a charter, of combined city and county municipal corporations having a population of 300,000 or more.