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Colorado Sweepstakes Races, Measure 1 (1972)

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The Colorado Sweepstakes Races Act, also known as Measure 1, was on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have legalized sweepstakes races.[1]

Election results

Colorado Measure 1 (1972)
Defeatedd No417,14950.51%
Yes 408,704 49.49%

Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Authorizing the conduct of sweepstakes races.[2]

See also

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Colorado General Assembly, "Ballot Issue History," accessed January 14, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.