Washington Bonds for Public Recreation Facilities, Referendum 28 (1972)
The Washington Bonds for Public Recreation Facilities Bill, also known as Referendum 28, was on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure authorized $40 million in state general obligation bonds to fund the planning, acquisition, construction, and improvement of recreation areas and facilities.
|Washington Referendum 28 (1972)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||An ACT authorizing the issuance and sale of state general obligation bonds in the sum of $40,000,000 to provide funds for the planning, acquisition, preservation, development, and improvement of recreation areas and facilities; designating the interagency committee for outdoor recreation to be responsible for disbursement of the bond proceeds, subject to prior legislative appropriations; and providing for payment of the bonds from unpledged state retail sales tax revenues or other means authorized by the legislature.||”|
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1972 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- List of all State of Washington Referendum Bills
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1972 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 23, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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