The Washington Qualification of Voters for Indebtedness Amendment, also known as Amendment to Article VI, Section 1, was on the November 7, 1916 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have required voters to be taxpayers in cases of ballot measures on state indebtedness. The measure would have amended Section 1 of Article VI of the Washington State Constitution.
| Washington Amendment to Article VI, Section 1 (1916)|
|Yes|| 88,963|| 33.05%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| An Act providing for the amendment of section 1 of article VI of the Constitution of the State of Washington, relating to the qualification of voters.