Oklahoma Retail Sale of Wine, State Question 688 (2000)

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The Oklahoma Retail Sale of Wine Amendment, also known as State Question 688, was on the November 7, 2000 ballot in Oklahoma as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed wineries to sell their wine in retail package stores and restaurants in Oklahoma.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 688 (2000)
Approveda Yes 798,238 70.30%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The official ballot title appeared as:[2]

This measure amends the State Constitution. It amends Section 3 of Article 28. Presently, wineries may sell their wine to consumers at the winery. They also may sell wine to wholesalers. They cannot sell wine to retail package stores. They cannot sell wine to restaurants. This act would allow Oklahoma wineries to sell their wine to retail package stores and restaurants in this state. They also could ship the wine directly to the retail package stores and restaurants that are licensed to sell liquor by the drink.


Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

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  1. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Questions," accessed November 24, 2014
  2. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Question 688," accessed November 24, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.