Washington Bonds for Public Transportation Improvements, Referendum 30 (1972)
The Washington Bonds for Public Transportation Improvements Bill, also known as Referendum 30, was on the November 7, 1972 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have authorized $50 million in state general obligation bonds to fund the planning, acquisition, construction, and improvement of public transportation systems.
|Washington Referendum 30 (1972)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||An ACT authorizing the issuance and sale of state general obligation bonds in the sum of $50,000,000 to provide funds for the planning, acquisition, construction, and improvement of public transportation systems; designating the state department of highways as the agency responsible for disbursement of the bond proceeds, subject to prior legislative appropriations; and providing for payment of the bonds from unpledged state retail sales tax revenues or other means authorized by the legislature.||”|
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1972 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- List of all State of Washington Referendum Bills
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1972 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 23, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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