Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Texas are holding elections next week. Find out what's on your ballot in our latest report.

Washington Limits on Campaign Expenditures, Initiative 276 (1972)

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 17:20, 19 June 2012 by JWilliams (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Ballot measures
in Washington State
Seal of Washington.jpg
Constitutional amendments
Initiatives to the People
Initiatives to the Legislature
Statutes referred by Legislature
Veto referendums
Political topics on the ballot
A Limits on Campaign Expenditures, Initiative 276 ballot proposition was on the November 7, 1972 statewide ballot in the State of Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was approved. I-276 became Chapter 1, Laws of 1973.

Election results

Initiative 276
Approveda Yes 959,143 72.02%

Text of measure

The question on the ballot was, "An ACT relating to campaign financing, activities of lobbyists, access to public records, and financial affairs of elective officers and candidates; requiring disclosure of sources of campaign contributions, objects of campaign expenditures, and amounts thereof; limiting campaign expenditures; regulating the activities of lobbyists and requirng reports of their expenditures; restricting use of public funds to influence legislative decisions; governing access to public records; specifying the manner in which public agencies will maintain such records; requiring disclosure of elective officials' and cadidates' financial interests and activities; establising a public disclosure commission to administer the act; and providing civil penalties."

Path to the ballot

I-276 was filed on March 29, 1972 by Michael T. Hildt. 162,710 signatures were submitted to qualify I-276 for the ballot.

Elections on the Washington ballot

See also

Suggest a link

External links


BallotMeasureFinal badge.png
This state ballot measure article is a stub. You can help people learn by expanding it.