A Washington Regulating Campaign Financing ballot measure
, or Referred Bill 25
was on the November 7, 1972 ballot
in the State of Washington
as a legislatively-referred state statute
, where it was approved.
| Referred Bill 25|
| Yes|| 694,818|| 54.72%|
Text of measure
The question on the ballot was, "An act pertaining to public power resources and public utilities and acquisition and operation thereof by certain public authoritiies and municipal corporations; authorizing public utility district commissioners to create joint commissions; relating to composition, government, powers, funds, business and properties thereof; applying certain public utility district laws thereto; empowering them to acquire electrical properties solely by issuing revenue bonds and warrants; requiring deposit of funds with State Treasurer and audit of accounts by State Auditor; taxing their operations instead of property; permititng their union; ofsetting earnings against interest on certain condemnation awards; declaring emergency and that act take effect immediately."