Washington Brewery Regulations, Initiative 24 (1916)
The Washington Brewery Regulations Initiative, also known as Initiative 24, was on the November 7, 1916 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was defeated. The measure would have authorized the manufacturing and selling of beer between one and four percent alcohol and provided for system of licensing.
|Washington Initaitive 24 (1916)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
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.
|“||An act authorizing the manufacture, sale and delivery of beer containing not less than one per cent. Nor more than four per cent. alcohol, for export or sale and delivery direct to individuals within the state for consumption at their residences, and regulating the same; providing a system for licensing and bonding manufacturers, the payment of license fees, and the collection and disposition of a tax upon the amount sold for consumption within the state; fixing penalties and making an appropriation.||”|
Path to the ballot
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1916 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- State of Washington Initiatives to the People
State of Washington
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