Colorado Detonation of Nuclear Devises, Measure 10 (1974)

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The Colorado Detonation of Nuclear Devises Amendment, also known as Measure 10, was on the November 4, 1974 ballot in Colorado as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure required the approval of voters before the detonation of nuclear devises.[1]

Election results

Colorado Measure 10 (1974)
Approveda Yes 399,818 57.85%

Election results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

An act to amend the Constitution of the State of Colorado, to establish procedural steps to be complied with prior to the detonation of nuclear explosive devices, requiring prior approval of the detonation by the voters through the enactment of an initiated or referred measure.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Colorado General Assembly, "Ballot Issue History," accessed January 14, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.