Proposed Referendum Measures

Referendum petitions against a measure passed by the Legislature shall be filed with the Secretary of State not later than 90 days after final adjournment of the session in which the measure passed.

To be certified, a petition must contain the signatures of at least 129,822 registered voters. Questions regarding the content of referenda should be directed to the sponsor(s).

Filed Assigned Number Primary Sponsor Referendum Subject
2/06/19 R-80 Tim Eyman Salaries – State Elected Officials
Submitted date:
2/06/19
Ballot title issued:
02/13/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title
The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

This act would increase the salaries of state elected officials effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020, including the nine statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for members of the legislature, elected officials of the executive branch of state government, and state judges, including the supreme court, court of appeals, superior courts, and district courts, subject to referendum petition. The Commission adopted salary increases to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020. The amounts of the new salaries are set forth in the text of the act. 

 

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2/06/19 R-81 Tim Eyman Salary Commission Referendum
Submitted date:
2/07/19
Ballot title issued:
02/14/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

The portions of this act subject to referendum would increase the salaries of state elected officials effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020, including the nine statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for members of the legislature, elected officials of the executive branch of state government, and state judges, including the supreme court, court of appeals, superior courts, and district courts, subject to referendum petition. The Commission adopted salary increases to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020. The amounts of the new salaries are set forth in the text of the act. 

 

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2/06/19 R-82 Tim Eyman Salary Commission Referendum
Submitted date:
2/07/19
Ballot title issued:
02/14/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

The portions of this act subject to referendum would increase the salary of the governor effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen’s Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for the nine statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges, subject to referendum petition. This measure asks the voters to approve or reject the salary increases for the governor, to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020, that the commission adopted. The amounts of the increases are set forth in the text of the act.

 

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2/06/19 R-83 Tim Eyman Salary Commission Referendum
Submitted date:
2/07/19
Ballot title issued:
02/14/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

The portions of this act subject to referendum would increase the salary of the attorney general effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen’s Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for the nine statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges, subject to referendum petition. This measure asks the voters to approve or reject the salary increases for the attorney general, to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020, that the commission adopted. The amounts of the increases are set forth in the text of the act.

 

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2/06/19 R-84 Tim Eyman Salary Commission Referendum
Submitted date:
2/07/19
Ballot title issued:
02/14/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

The portions of this act subject to referendum would increase the salaries of the governor and the attorney general effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen’s Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for the nine statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges, subject to referendum petition. This measure asks the voters to approve or reject the salary increases for the governor and the attorney general, to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020. The amounts of the increases are set forth in the text of the act.

 

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2/06/19 R-85 Tim Eyman Salary Commission Referendum
Submitted date:
2/07/19
Ballot title issued:
02/14/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

The portions of this act subject to referendum would increase the salaries of the governor, the attorney general, and justices of the Washington Supreme Court, effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen’s Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for the statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges, subject to referendum petition. This measure asks the voters to approve or reject the salary increases for the governor, the attorney general, and the justices of the Washington Supreme Court to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020. The text of the act sets forth the salaries.

 

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2/06/19 R-86 Tim Eyman Salary Commission Referendum
Submitted date:
2/07/19
Ballot title issued:
02/14/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

The portions of this act subject to referendum would increase the salaries of the governor, the attorney general, supreme court justices, and members of the legislature, effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen’s Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for the statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges, subject to referendum petition. This measure asks the voters to approve or reject the salary increases for the governor, the attorney general, supreme court justices, and members of the legislature, to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020. The text of the act sets forth the salaries.

 

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2/06/19 R-87 Tim Eyman Salary Commission Referendum
Submitted date:
2/07/19
Ballot title issued:
02/14/2019
Public Contact Information:
PO Box 6151
Olympia, WA 98503
Phone: 509-991-5295
[email protected]
Website

Ballot Title Letter PDF

Ballot Title

The Washington Citizen's Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials passed Laws of 2019, ch. 5 concerning salaries of elected officials [and voters have filed a sufficient referendum petition on this act].

Concise Description

The portions of this act subject to referendum would increase the salaries of members of the legislature effective September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020.

Should this act be Approved [ ] Rejected [ ]

Ballot Measure Summary

The Washington Citizen’s Commission on Salaries for Elected Officials sets salaries for the statewide executive branch officers, members of the state legislature, and state judges, subject to referendum petition. This measure asks the voters to approve or reject the salary increases for members of the legislature, to take effect on September 1, 2019, and September 1, 2020, that the commission adopted. The amounts of the increases are set forth in the text of the act.

 

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