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Washington Legal Advisor for Grand Juries, Referendum 23 (1942)

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A Washington Industrial Insurance Act, Referendum 22 was on the November 3, 1942 ballot in the State of Washington as a veto referendum, where it succeeded in overturning an act of the Washington State Legislature.

A "yes" vote for a veto referendum is a vote in favor of the legislative act that those who collected signatures to force onto the ballot are hoping to overturn. A "no" vote is a vote against the legislative act that provoked the veto referendum.

In this case, Chapter 158, Laws of 1941, regarding legal advisors for grand juries, did not become law.

Election results

Referendum 23
Defeatedd No148,26653.87%
Yes 126,972 46.13%

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