Ballot History
Year: 2003

Ballot Number: 33

Short Title: Video Lottery/Tourism Promotion

Ballot Title: An amendment to the Colorado constitution concerning the generation of additional state revenues through the authorization of video lottery terminals, and, in connection therewith, directing the lottery commission to allow video lottery terminals at designated racetrack locations and limited gaming establishments; after the allocation of net proceeds from video lottery terminals to the great outdoors Colorado program, allocating up to $25 million of such net proceeds in a fiscal year to an existing fund to promote tourism in Colorado; imposing a one-time $500 license fee on each video lottery terminal and allocating such license fees to the tourism promotion fund; exempting net proceeds and license fees from video lottery terminals from all restrictions on spending, revenues, and appropriations; and repealing this measure on July 1, 2019.

Election Results:
Rejected

Votes For: 180,959 (19.1%)
Votes Against: 766,893 (80.9%)

Type of Change: Constitutional

Initiative/Referendum: Initiative

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