Washington Tax & Spending Limits, Initiative 602 (1993)

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 08:53, 23 September 2013 by RyanB (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on Taxes
Taxes.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Ballot measures
in Washington State
Seal of Washington.jpg
Constitutional amendments
Initiatives to the People
Initiatives to the Legislature
Statutes referred by Legislature
Veto referendums
Political topics on the ballot
LawsHistoryConstitution

The Washington Tax and Spending Limits Initiative, also known as Initiative 602, was on the November 2, 1993 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was defeated. The measure would have limited state revenue collections and expenditures on personal income.[1]

Election results

Washington Initiative 602 (1993)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No836,04755.39%
Yes 673,378 44.61%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[1]

Shall state revenue collections and state expenditures be limited by a factor based on personal income, and certain revenue measures repealed?[2]

Path to the ballot

Initiative 602 was filed on March 3, 1993 by Margaret Johnson of Olympia. 249,707 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

BP-Initials-UPDATED.png
Suggest a link

External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1993 Voters Pamphlet", accessed August 29, 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 August 28, 2013