Arizona Proposition 201
, also known as An Act Relating to Creating the Crime of Cockfighting
, was on the November 3, 1998
election ballot in Arizona
as an initiated state statute
. It was approved
| Cockfighting as a Crime|
| Yes|| 666,058|| 68.1%|
- Election results from Arizona Elections Department.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Would make cockfighting a Class 5 felony for knowingly owning, possessing, keeping or training a cock for cockfighting; cause any cock to fight or injure another cock for amusement or gain, or allowing cockfighting on a person's property; make it a Class 1 misdemeanor for being present at a cockfight.