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Colorado Manitou Springs Gambling, Amendment 13 (1994)

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The Colorado Manitou Springs Gambling Amendment, also known as Amendment 13, was a initiated constitutional amendment in Colorado which was defeated on the ballot on November 8, 1994.

This amendment sought to modify the Colorado Constitution to allow slot machines in Manitou Springs.[1]

Election results

Colorado Amendment 13 (1994)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No1,007,55791.72%
Yes 90,936 8.28%

Election results via: Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall there be an amendment to Article XVIII of the Colorado Constitution to give certain governmental entities the option to place slot machines in public airports without a local vote; to legalize limited gaming in certain areas of the City of Manitou Springs without a local vote; to limit the maximum tax on the proceeds of limited gaming in Manitou Springs to 15%; to limit the total number of limited gaming devices or tables in Manitou Springs to 10,000; to allocate tax and fee revenues from limited gaming in Manitou Springs and from airport slot machine operations; and to exempt gaming revenues from the limitations of Article X, Section 20 of the state constitution (the 1992 "Amendment 1")?[2]

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