Colorado Multi-State Lotteries, Referendum E (2000)

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The Colorado Multi-State Lotteries Referendum, also known as Referendum E, was on the November 7, 2000 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure allowed Colorado to enter into multi-state lotteries and for its residents to play multi-state lottery games. It also transfered a portion of the net proceeds from all lottery programs, including multi-state lottery games, from the general fund to the state public school fund.[1]

Election results

Colorado Referendum E (2000)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 836,390 51.64%
No783,27548.36%

Election results via: Colorado State Legislative Council, Ballot History

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall the Colorado lottery commission be authorized to enter into multistate agreements allowing Colorado residents to play multistate lottery games, and, in connection therewith, transferring a portion of the net proceeds from all lottery programs, including multi-state lottery games, from the general fund to the state public school fund as a contingency reserve for supplemental assistance to school districts for capital expenditures to address immediate health and safety concerns within existing school facilities exempt from any restriction on spending, revenues, or appropriations, including, without limitation, the restrictions of section 20 of article X of the state constitution?[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Colorado State Legislative Council, "Ballot History," accessed February 24, 2014
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.