Colorado Sweepstakes Races, Measure 1 (1972)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on Gambling
Roulette.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Local Measures
Colorado
LawsHistory
List of measures

The Colorado Sweepstakes Races Act, also known as Measure 1, was on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have legalized sweepstakes races.[1]

Election results

Colorado Measure 1 (1972)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No417,14950.51%
Yes 408,704 49.49%

Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Authorizing the conduct of sweepstakes races.[2]

See also

BallotpediaAvatar bigger.png
Suggest a link

External links

References

  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.