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{{tnr}}{{wabm}}A '''Non-Partisan School Elections Act, Initiative 126''' ballot proposition was on the [[Washington 1938 ballot measures|November 8, 1938 statewide ballot]] in the [[State of Washington]] as an [[Initiatives to the People (Washington)|Initiative to the People]], where it was '''approved.''' Initiative 141 is now identified as Chapter 1, Laws of 1939.
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The '''Washington Non-Partisan Elections for School Superintendents''', also known as '''Initiative 126''', was on the [[1938 ballot measures#Washington| November 8, 1938 ballot]] in [[Washington]] as an {{witpfull}}, where it was '''approved'''. The measure established a non-partisan ballot for the election of school superintendents.<ref name=voterguide>[http://wsldocs.sos.wa.gov/library/docs/iii/charts/Voters%20Materials.htm ''Office of the Secretary of State'', "1938 Voters Pamphlet", accessed September 12, 2013]</ref>
  
 
==Election results==
 
==Election results==
 
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Election results via: [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/results_report.aspx?e=97&c=&c2=&t=&t2=5&p=&p2=&y= Washington Secretary of State]
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==Text of measure==
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The language that appeared on the ballot:<ref name=voterguide/>
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{{Quote|An act providing for a non-partisan ballot and relating to the manner of the nomination and election thereby of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of the state and the County Superintendent of Schools of the various counties thereof.}}
  
 
==Path to the ballot==
 
==Path to the ballot==
 
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Initiative 126 was filed on February 24, 1938. Signatures were submitted on to qualify it for the ballot. The measure was placed on the ballot as provided for by the [[Article II, Washington State Constitution#Section 1|state constitution]].<ref>[http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_initiatives.aspx ''Washington Secretary of State'', "Initiatives to the People", accessed September 12, 2013]</ref>
Initiative 126 was filed on February 24, 1938.  
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==Text on the Ballot==
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An act providing for a non-partisan ballot and relating to the manner of the nomination and election thereby of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of the state and the County Superintendent of Schools of the various counties thereof.
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==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[Washington 1938 ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of Washington ballot measures]]
 
* [[1938 ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of ballot measures by year]]
 
* [[List of ballot measures by state]]
 
 
 
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*[[Washington 1938 ballot measures]]
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==External links==
 
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* [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/results_search.aspx State of Washington ballot measure election results]
* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_initiatives.aspx List of all Initiatives to the People]
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* [http://wsldocs.sos.wa.gov/library/docs/iii/charts/Voters%20Materials.htm State of Washington 1938 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet]
* [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/results_report.aspx?e=97&c=&c2=&t=&t2=5&p=&p2=&y= Washington 1938 Election Results]
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* [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_initiatives.aspx State of Washington Initiatives to the People]
* [http://wsldocs.sos.wa.gov/library/docs/OSOS/voterspamphlet/voterspamphlet_1938_2006_001789.pdf Washington 1938 Voter Guide]
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The Washington Non-Partisan Elections for School Superintendents, also known as Initiative 126, was on the November 8, 1938 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was approved. The measure established a non-partisan ballot for the election of school superintendents.[1]

Election results

Washington Initiative 126 (1938)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 293,202 65.69%
No153,14234.31%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[1]

An act providing for a non-partisan ballot and relating to the manner of the nomination and election thereby of the Superintendent of Public Instruction of the state and the County Superintendent of Schools of the various counties thereof.[2]

Path to the ballot

Initiative 126 was filed on February 24, 1938. Signatures were submitted on to qualify it for the ballot. The measure was placed on the ballot as provided for by the state constitution.[3]

See also

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1938 Voters Pamphlet", accessed September 12, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
  3. Washington Secretary of State, "Initiatives to the People", accessed September 12, 2013