Washington Limit on Campaign Contributions, Initiative 134 (1992)

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The Washington Limit of Campaign Contributions Initiative, also known as Initiative 134, was on the November 3, 1992 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the Legislature, where it was approved. The measure limited campaign contributions, prohibited public finding of state and local campaigns and restricted some campaign activities.[1]

Election results

Washington Initiative 134 (1992)
Approveda Yes 1,539,297 72.9%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall campaign contributions be limited; public funding of state and local campaigns be prohibited; and campaign related activities be restricted?[2]

Path to the ballot

Sponsor Carl Erickson of Olympia filed 227,060 signatures to qualify the measure for the ballot to be sent to the legislature. When the legislature did not take action on the proposed legislation, the measure was placed on the ballot as provided by the state constitution.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1992 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 Legislature", accessed August 29, 2013