A Washington Water Pollution Control ballot measure
, or Referred Bill 17
was on the November 5, 1968 ballot
in the State of Washington
as a legislatively-referred state statute
, where it was approved.
| Referred Bill 17|
| Yes|| 845,372|| 75.38%|
Text on the Ballot
An Act providing for the issuance and sale of state general obligation bonds in an amount not exceeding $25,000,000 to finance grants by the pollution control commission to public bodies, in conjunction with federal grants authorized pursuant to the federal water pollution control act, for the purpose of aiding in the construction and improvement of water pollution control facilities; providing for payment of the bonds from unpledged retail sales tax revenue or other means authorized by the legislature; and appropriating $9,000,000 to the pollution control commission for the above described purposes during the present biennium.