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{{tnr}}A '''Washington Primary Nominations and Registration Act, Referendum 14B''' was on the [[Washington 1922 ballot measures|November 7, 1922 ballot]] in the [[State of Washington]] as a {{vrfull}}, where it '''succeeded in overturning''' an act of the [[Washington State Legislature]].
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The '''Washington Primary Nominations and Registration Act''', also known as '''Referendum 14''', was on the [[1922 ballot measures#Washington| November 7, 1922 ballot]] in [[Washington]] as a {{vrfull}}, where it was '''defeated''', thus '''overturning''' the legislation. The measure would have enforced a [[closed primary]], given powers of voter registration procuration to city comptrollers or town clerks and required [[elector]]s to state their party affiliation at the time of registration.<ref name=voterguide>[http://wsldocs.sos.wa.gov/library/docs/OSOS/voterspamphlet/voterspamphlet_1922_2006_001781.pdf ''Office of the Secretary of State'', "1922 Voters Pamphlet", accessed September 16, 2013]</ref>
  
 
==Election results==
 
==Election results==
 
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Election results via: [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/results_report.aspx?e=114&c=&c2=&t=&t2=5&p=&p2=&y= Washington Secretary of State]
  
A "yes" vote for a {{vrfull}} 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 {{vrfull}}.
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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 relating to primary nominations and the registration of voters, and requiring electors to state their party affiliations at the time of registration.}}
  
In this case, Chapter 177, Laws of 1921, regarding primary nominations and registration, did not become law.
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==Path to the ballot==
 
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Referendum 14 was filed on March 26, 1921. Signatures were submitted 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.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_referendummeasures.aspx ''Washington Secretary of State'', "History of Referendum Measures", accessed September 16, 2013]</ref>
==Text on the Ballot==
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An Act relating to primary nominations and the registration of voters, and requiring electors to state their party affiliations at the time of registration.
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==See also==
 
==See also==
 
* [[Washington 1922 ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of Washington State veto referenda]]
 
* [[Ballot measures in the State of Washington about campaigns and elections]]
 
* [[List of Washington ballot measures]]
 
* [[1922 ballot measures]]
 
* [[List of ballot measures by year]]
 
* [[List of ballot measures by state]]
 
 
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*[[Washington 1922 ballot measures]]
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*[[1922 ballot measures]]
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*[[List of Washington ballot measures]]
  
 
==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_referendummeasures.aspx History of State of Washington veto referendum measures]
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* [http://wsldocs.sos.wa.gov/library/docs/iii/charts/Voters%20Materials.htm State of Washington 1922 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet]
* [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/results_report.aspx?e=114&c=&c2=&t=&t2=5&p=&p2=&y= Washington 1922 Election Results]
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* [http://www.secstate.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_referendummeasures.aspx State of Washington History of Referendum Measures]
* [http://wsldocs.sos.wa.gov/library/docs/OSOS/voterspamphlet/voterspamphlet_1922_2006_001781.pdf Washington 1922 Voter Guide]
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The Washington Primary Nominations and Registration Act, also known as Referendum 14, was on the November 7, 1922 ballot in Washington as a veto referendum, where it was defeated, thus overturning the legislation. The measure would have enforced a closed primary, given powers of voter registration procuration to city comptrollers or town clerks and required electors to state their party affiliation at the time of registration.[1]

Election results

Washington Referendum 14 (1922)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No164,00473.02%
Yes 60,593 26.98%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[1]

An Act relating to primary nominations and the registration of voters, and requiring electors to state their party affiliations at the time of registration.[2]

Path to the ballot

Referendum 14 was filed on March 26, 1921. Signatures were submitted 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, "1922 Voters Pamphlet", accessed September 16, 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, "History of Referendum Measures", accessed September 16, 2013