Washington Denture Sales, Initiative 607 (1994)

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The Washington Denture Sales Initiative, also known as Initiative 607, was on the November 8, 1994 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was approved. The measure allowed the manufacturing and selling of dentures by non-dentists, as regulated by a new state board.[1]

Election results

Washington Initiative 607 (1994)
Approveda Yes 955,960 57.6%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text on the Ballot

The language that appeared on the ballot:[1]

Shall persons other than dentists be licensed to make and sell dentures to the public, as regulated by a new state board of denture technology?[2]

Path to the ballot

Initiative 607 was filed on January 10, 1994 by Vallan Charron of Puyallup. 241,228 signatures were submitted to qualify it for the ballot. The measure was placed on the ballot as provided for by the state constitution.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1994 Voters Pamphlet", accessed August 29, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
  3. Washington Secretary of State, "Initiatives to the People", accessed August 29, 2013