November 8, 2022 General Election Measures

 

CITY OF PHILOMATH

2-138 Moratorium on psilocybin manufacturing and service facilities in Philomath

PHILOMATH SCHOOL DISTRICT

2-137 Renewal of five-year local operating levy for K-12 education

STATE MEASURES

For information on state measures, please refer to the Secretary of State website or call them at (503) 986-1518

Measure 111 
Amends Constitution: State must ensure affordable healthcare access, balanced against requirement to fund schools, other essential services
Result of “Yes” Vote: “Yes” vote requires state to ensure affordable healthcare access. State must balance healthcare funding against funding for schools, other essential services; courts must respect balance.
Result of “No” Vote: “No” vote retains current law. The constitution does not require the state to ensure access to affordable health care; state provides some healthcare access.

Measure 112
Amends Constitution: Removes language allowing slavery and involuntary servitude as punishment for crime
Result of “Yes” Vote: “Yes” vote amends constitution to remove language allowing slavery and involuntary servitude as punishment for crime; allows programs to be ordered as part of sentencing.
Result of “No” Vote: “No” vote retains current language that generally prohibits slavery and involuntary servitude but allows slavery and involuntary servitude as punishment for crime.

Measure 113
Amends Constitution: Legislators with ten unexcused absences from floor sessions disqualified from holding next term of office

Result of “Yes” Vote: “Yes” vote disqualifies legislators with ten unexcused absences from legislative floor sessions from holding office as legislator for term following current term of office.
Result of “No” Vote: “No” vote retains existing law. Absent legislators may be punished by legislative chamber (potentially expelled by supermajority); present legislators have legal authority to compel attendance.

Measure 114
Requires permit to acquire firearms; police maintain permit/firearm database; criminally prohibits certain ammunition magazines

Result of “Yes” Vote: “Yes” vote requires background check, safety training, fee for permit to acquire firearms; state police maintain new permit/ firearm database; criminally prohibits certain magazines; exceptions.
Result of “No” Vote: “No” vote retains current law: seller/ transferor must request criminal background check; permit, safety course not required; no magazine capacity restrictions.