Washington Liquor Regulations and Felonies, Initiative 61 (1932)
The Washington Liquor Regulations and Felonies Initiative, also known as Initiative 61, was on the November 8, 1932 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was approved. The measure removed regulations on the importation, manufacturing, and possession of liquors, but continued felony status for the selling of alcohol to minors or in saloons.
|Washington Initiative 61 (1932)|
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 relating to intoxicating liquors; amending the statute relating to the sale thereof to minors, but continuing in force the provision that such sales shall be a felony; repealing certain statutes relating to intoxicating liquors and to the importation, receipt, purchase, transportation, manufacture, gift, exchange, possession, use, sale and disposition thereof, and providing that such repeals shall not have the effect of reviving or making effective any law providing for the licensing and operation of saloons.||”|
Path to the ballot
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1932 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- State of Washington Initiatives to the People
State of Washington
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