Oklahoma Cigarette Taxes, State Question 179 (August 1933)

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The Oklahoma Cigarette Taxes Referendum, also known as State Question 179, was on the August 15, 1933 ballot in Oklahoma as a veto referendum, where it was approved. The measure levied a stamp tax on the sale of cigarettes and provided for the enforcement of the act. The measure provided that the revenue would be used to reduce ad valorem taxes.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 179 (August 1933)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 120,863 59.58%
No81,98140.42%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be read here.

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