Washington 1972 ballot measures

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On the ballot

November 7

Type Title Subject Description Result
ITP Initiative 258 Animals Allows a greyhound race track in any city with a population over 150,000 Defeatedd
ITP Initiative 261 Alcohol Privatizes state-owned liquor stores and prohibits the state from engaging in the distribution and sale of alcohol Defeatedd
ITP Initiative 276 Elections Requires periodic reports from groups or individuals who try to influence elections and limits how much money may be expended in a campaign Approveda
LRSS Referendum 24 Legislature Regulates legislative lobbying Approveda
LRSS Referendum 25 Elections Regulates certain campaign contributions and expenditures Approveda
LRSS Referendum 26 Bond Issues Authorizes $225 million in bonds for public waste disposal facilities Approveda
LRSS Referendum 27 Bond Issues Authorizes $75 million in bonds for water supply facilities Approveda
LRSS Referendum 28 Bond Issues Authorizes $40 million in bonds for recreation areas and facilities Approveda
LRSS Referendum 29 Bond Issues Authorizes $25 million in bonds for health and social service facilities Approveda
LRSS Referendum 30 Bond Issues Authorizes $50 million in bonds for public transportation systems Defeatedd
LRSS Referendum 31 Bond Issues Authorizes $50 million in bonds for community college facilities Approveda
ITL Initiatives 40 and 40B Environment Establishes anti-litter regulations and rules Approveda(40B)
ITL Initiatives 43 and 43B Environment Regulates the use and development of the shoreline Approveda(43B)
ITL Initiative 44 Taxes Limits property tax levies to twenty mills without a vote of the people Approveda
LRCA SJR 1 Taxes Replaces a forty mill property tax limit with a maximum allowable rate of one percent of the value of all taxable property Approveda
LRCA SJR 5 Lottery Repeals the prohibition against lotteries and institutes a requirement of a supermajority vote via the legislature or a ballot measure to conduct one Approveda
LRCA SJR 38 Gov't Salaries Allows county commissioners to set their own salaries and those of all other county officers Approveda
LRCA HJR 1 Taxes Requires the legislature to review all tax exemptions, deductions, exclusions or credits at least once every ten years Defeatedd
LRCA HJR 21 Local Gov't Permits the people of any county to create a combined "city-county" government by majority vote Approveda
LRCA HJR 47 Taxes Redesigns the approval formula governing certain excess property tax levies Approveda
LRCA HJR 52 Gov't Finances Allows the legislature to authorize debts by a three-fifths majority vote in both houses and only debts that would not require debt service payment to exceed nine percent Approveda
LRCA HJR 61 Civil Rights Provides that equality of rights and responsibilities shall not be denied or abridged on account of sex Approveda

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