Washington Limit State Legislator Compensation Initiative (2010)
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Text of measure
The ballot title read:
- Statement of Subject: Initiative Measure No. 1103 concerns limiting compensation for legislators.
- Concise Description:This measure would permit state reimbursements, allowances or compensation for state legislators only during regular legislative sessions, and not during special legislative sessions. The measure would not affect state legislators’ annual state salaries.
- Should this measure be enacted into law? Yes [ ] No [ ]
According to the description prepared by the Washington Secretary of State:
This measure would limit members of the legislature to receiving reimbursements, allowances or compensation from the state, only during regular legislative sessions. A member of the legislature would not be permitted to receive any reimbursements, allowances or compensation from the state during any special legislative session. The annual state salary received by legislators would not be affected.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Washington signature requirements
According to state officials, no petitions were filed in an effort to qualify the measure for the ballot. In order to qualify for the November ballot, supporters were required to submit a minimum of 241,153 valid signatures by July 2, 2010.
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