An Eight Hour Law, Initiative 13
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 13|
|Yes|| 118,881|| 35.83%|
Path to the ballot
Initiative 13 was filed on February 10, 1914.
Text on the Ballot
An act prohibiting employers form requiring or permitting employees to work more than eight hours in any day of twenty-four hours, except in agricultural labor and cases of emergency; providing for extra cempensation for over-time; and fixing a penalty for the violation thereof.