A Convict Labor Road Measure, Initiative 10
ballot proposition was on the November 3, 1914 statewide ballot
in the State of Washington
as an Initiative to the People
, where it was defeated.
| Initiative 10|
|Yes|| 111,805|| 37.83%|
Path to the ballot
Initiative 10 was filed on January 29, 1914.
Text on the Ballot
An act providing for the employment of all convicts upon public highways except in certain cases, authorizing the payment of certain sums to dependent families of such convicts, creating a state road fund, providing a tax levy of not to exceed one-half mill therefore, transferring the public highway fund thereto, and making an appropriation of two million dollars for carrying out the provisions of this act.