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City of Compton Fireworks Ban, Measure F (April 2009)

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A City of Compton Fireworks Ban, Measure F ballot question was on the April 21, 2009 ballot for voters in the City of Compton in Los Angeles, California, where it was defeated.

If Measure F had been approved, it would have added a new Section 1704 to the city's charter, which would have said, "Section 1704. Ban on Fireworks. It shall be unlawful for any person to possess, store, offer for sale, expose for sale, sell for retail, use, discharge, or explode any fireworks within the City of Compton."

Election results

Measure F
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No2,04356.4%
Yes 1,582 43.6%
These final election results are from the Los Angeles County election office.

Ballot question

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Measure F: "Shall the City Charter be amended to add a new Section 1704 to ban the possession, storage, sale and/or use of all fireworks within the City of Compton?"
"¿Debe enmendarse la Carta Constitutiva para agregar una nueva Sección 1704 que prohíba la posesión, almacenamiento, venta y/o utilización de todo fuego artificial dentro"

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