Washington State Flood Control Fund, Referendum 4 (1936)

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A Washington Sink Fund for Flood Control ballot measure, or Referred Bill 4 was on the November 3, 1936 ballot in the State of Washington as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was defeated.


Election results

Referred Bill 4
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No334,03574.55%
Yes 114,055 25.45%

Text on the Ballot

An Act relating to flood control, participated in by the federal and state governments; authorizing a state indebtedness of fifteen million dollars ($15,000,000.00) therefore, to be evidenced by bonds designated as "General Obligation Bonds of 1936," and providing a sinking fund by a tax levy for their redemption; establishing a "State Flood Control Fund" and appropriating five million dollars ($5,000,000.00), or the necessary amount therefrom, to pay expenses incurred under and in carrying out the purposes of the Act.

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