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.
| Colorado Measure 1 (1972)|
|Yes|| 408,704|| 49.49%|
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.
|| Authorizing the conduct of sweepstakes races.