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Colorado Energy Development by Cities, Measure 4 (1974)

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The Colorado Energy Development by Cities Amendment, also known as Measure 4, was on the November 4, 1974 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted cities and towns to become subscribers or shareholders in corporations in order to effect the development of energy resources.[1]

See Energy policy in Colorado for a full explanation of energy policy across the state.

Election results

Colorado Measure 4 (1974)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 481,513 82.75%
No100,36017.25%

Election results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

An amendment to Section 2 of Article XI of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, concerning the supplying of energy and providing that cities and towns may become subscribers or shareholders in an corporations or companies and joint owners with any persons, corporations, or companies in order to effect the development of energy resources after discovery, or production, transportation, or transmission of energy.[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.