The Colorado Public Utility Rates Act, also known as Initiative 10, was on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Colorado as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have defined "just and reasonable" rates for public utilities by creating a state regulation agency and requiring public financial disclosure from the utilities.
| Colorado Initiative 10 (1972)|
|Yes|| 350,264|| 42.80%|
Election results via: The Colorado Legislative Council
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|| An Act to protect the consumer of public utility services by defining just and reasonable rates, by creating an Office of Public Consumer Counsel and by requiring the disclosure of certain financial information regarding public utilities.