The Washington Taxation of Federal Property Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 9, was on the November 5, 1946 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted the state to tax federal property within the state. The measure added Section 3 of Article VII to the Washington Constitution.
| Washington HJR 9 (1946)|
| Yes|| 253,819|| 56.08%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 3 of Article VII
The language that appeared on the ballot:
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|| A proposed amendment to the state constitution to permit the state to tax the United States and its instrumentalities to the extent that the laws of the United States will allow.