Washington Gaming on Indian Lands, Initiative 671 (1996)
The Washington Gaming on Indian Lands, also known as Initiative 671, was on the November 5, 1996 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed limited electronic gambling on tribal lands in the state.
|Washington Initiative 671 (1996)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||Shall amended tribal/state agreements be authorized permitting limited electronic gaming on Indian lands for tribal government purposes, with joint regulation and specified use of revenues?||”|
Path to the ballot
Initiative 671 was filed on April 11, 1996 by Doreen M. Maloney of Mount Vernon. 290,996 signatures were collected to qualify it for the ballot. The measure was placed on the ballot as provided for by the state constitution.
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1996 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- List of all State of Washington Initiatives to the People
- 'Office of the Secretary of State, "1996 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 30, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
- Washington Secretary of State, "Initiatives to the People," accessed August 30, 2013
State of Washington
|State executive officers||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Attorney General | Secretary of State | Treasurer | State Auditor | Superintendent of Public Instruction | Commissioner of Insurance | Director of Agriculture | Commissioner of Public Lands | Director of Labor and Industries | Chairman of Utilities and Transportation |