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Washington Bonds for Outdoor Recreation, Referendum 11 (1964)

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The Washington Bonds for Outdoor Recreation Bill, also known as Referendum 11, was on the November 3, 1964 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure authorized $10 million in bonds for the acquisition of land for public outdoor recreational use.[1]

Election results

Washington Referendum 11 (1964)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 614,903 58.57%
No434,97841.43%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:[1]

An Act Providing for the issuance and sale of state general obligation bonds in an amount not exceeding $10,000,000 to acquire land and appurtenances for outdoor public recrational use, and providing that one-half of the proceeds from existing corporation fees collected by the state be deposited in a fund for payment of principal and interest on the bonds, subject to existing charges on such proceeds.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1964 Voters Pamphlet", accessed August 28, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.