Colorado Redirect Lottery Funds Measure (2010)
|Not on Ballot|
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will not appear on a ballot
The proposal developed in light of the state's looming budget deficit. Lawmakers estimated cutting the K-12 education fund by $240 million in order to balance the state's budget. According to reports the lottery fund had an annual profit of approximately $120 million and were now looking to the fund for possible relief.
Path to the ballot
- See also: How the Colorado Constitution is amended
Two-thirds of each chamber of the Colorado General Assembly were required to vote affirmatively for a proposed amendment in order for it to go on the statewide ballot for potential voter ratification. The legislative session ended on May 12. The measure was not referred to the statewide ballot.
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