Colorado Exempt Food from Taxation, Measure 7 (1976)

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Colorado Initiative 7 (1976) was an initiated state statute, regarding tax on food products, on the November 4, 1976 election ballot in Colorado, where it was rejected.

Election results

Colorado Initiative 7 (1976)
Defeatedd No639,05861.1%
Yes 406,311 38.9%

Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

An Act to exempt food and food products, with certain exceptions, from state sales and use taxes and repeal the food sales tax credit, to require the General Assembly to enact severance taxes and corporate income taxes to offset any revenue lost therefrom, and to provide penalties for Legislators if such severance and corporate income taxes are not enacted in 1977.[1][2]

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External links


  1. "State Legislative Council", "Ballot History"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.