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Oklahoma Lottery Act, Initiative 358 (1994)

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Oklahoma Initiative 358, also known as Oklahoma State Question 658 or the Oklahoma Lottery Act, was on the May 10, 1994 ballot in Oklahoma.

Defeatedd It failed, with 280,152 "yes" votes and 417,586 "no" votes.

Initiative 358 would have created a new state statute, if it had passed.

The amendment would have created a state lottery operated by a created Oklahoma Lottery Authority. Approximately 50% percent of lottery money would go for prizes. After start-up costs, 35% percent of the lottery money would go to the State.

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Oklahoma signature requirements

The number of signatures needed to qualify the measure for the ballot was 111,229. The number of signatures filed was 197,798.

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