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{{tnr}}{{wabm}}A '''State Legislative Redistricting Act, Initiative 57''' ballot proposition was on the [[Washington 1930 ballot measures|November 4, 1930 statewide ballot]] in the [[State of Washington]] as an [[Initiatives to the People (Washington)|Initiative to the People]], where it was '''approved.'''  Initiative 57 is identified in law as Chapter 2, Laws of 1931.
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The '''Washington State Legislative Redistricting Initiative''', also known as '''Initiative 57''', was on the [[1930 ballot measures#Washington| November 4, 1930 ballot]] in [[Washington]] as an {{witpfull}}, where it was '''approved'''. The measure provided for 46 districts and members in the [[Washington State Senate|State Senate]] and 46 districts and 99 members in the [[Washington House of Representatives]].<ref name=voterguide>[http://wsldocs.sos.wa.gov/library/docs/OSOS/voterspamphlet/voterspamphlet_1930_2006_001785.pdf ''Office of the Secretary of State'', "1930 Voters Pamphlet", accessed September 13, 2013]</ref>
  
 
==Election results==
 
==Election results==
 
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Election results via: [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/results_report.aspx?e=102&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 enacted by the people of the State of Washington, relating to, and providing for the number, districts and apportionment of, the members of the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Washington, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith.}}
  
 
==Path to the ballot==
 
==Path to the ballot==
 
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Initiative 57 was filed on April 25, 1930. 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.sos.wa.gov/elections/initiatives/statistics_initiatives.aspx ''Washington Secretary of State'', "Initiatives to the People", accessed September 13, 2013]</ref>
Initiative 57 was filed on April 25, 1930.
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==Text on the Ballot==
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An Act enacted by the people of the State of Washington, relating to, and providing for the number, districts and apportionment of, the members of the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Washington, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith.
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==See also==
 
==See also==
* [[Washington 1930 ballot measures]]
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* [[1930 ballot measures]]
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* [[List of Washington ballot measures]]
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==External links==
 
==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 1930 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet]
* [http://www.sos.wa.gov/elections/results_report.aspx?e=103&c=&c2=&t=&t2=5&p=&p2=&y= Washington 1930 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_1930_2006_001785.pdf Washington 1930 Voter Guide]
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The Washington State Legislative Redistricting Initiative, also known as Initiative 57, was on the November 4, 1930 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was approved. The measure provided for 46 districts and members in the State Senate and 46 districts and 99 members in the Washington House of Representatives.[1]

Election results

Washington Initiative 57 (1930)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 116,436 50.17%
No115,64149.83%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[1]

An Act enacted by the people of the State of Washington, relating to, and providing for the number, districts and apportionment of, the members of the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Washington, and repealing all acts and parts of acts in conflict therewith.[2]

Path to the ballot

Initiative 57 was filed on April 25, 1930. 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, "1930 Voters Pamphlet", accessed September 13, 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 13, 2013