Washington Prohibition of State Enforcement of Federal Cannabis Acts Measure, Initiative 1347 (2014)
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Text of measure
The official ballot title read as follows:
|“||Initiative Measure No. 1347 concerns cannabis (marijuana).
This measure would impose fines, community service, and/or criminal penalties on state agents who assist federal enforcement of cannabis-related acts that are not state-law violations and restrict local government cooperation with federal investigations.
Should this measure be enacted into law? Yes [ ] No [ ]
Ballot measure summary
The official ballot summary read as follows:
|“||This measure would create civil infractions and impose fines and community-service obligations on state employees or agents who assist in federal investigations, arrest, prosecution, or detention of persons for cannabis-related activities that are not violations of state law. Fines would be doubled for each subsequent offense, with criminal penalties imposed after multiple offenses. Local government officials would be prohibited from cooperating with federal criminal investigations against anyone not in violation of state cannabis-related laws.||”|
Kirk Ludden was the primary sponsor of Initiative 1347.
Path to the ballot
- 2014 ballot measures
- Washington 2014 ballot measures
- Laws governing the initiative process in Washington
- Washington Secretary of State, "Proposed Initiatives to the People - 2014," accessed June 7, 2014
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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