1998 Initiative General Election Results - California
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  Initiative: Proposition 6: Prohibition on Slaughter of Horses and Sale of Horsemeat for Human Consumption.Popular Vote
Yes 4,672,457 59.39%
No 3,195,619 40.61%
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  1998 California County Map of General Election Results for Initiative  
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Election Notes:
  • * Prohibits any person from possessing, transferring, receiving or holding any horse, pony, burro or mule with intent to kill it or have it killed, where the person knows or should know that any part of the animal will be used for human consumption. Provides that a violation constitutes a felony offense.
  • * Also adds a provision making the sale of horsemeat for human consumption a misdemeanor offense, with subsequent violations punished as felonies.
Demographic Data

2000 Population:33,871,648Enum.2000 Population Density:83.9persons/km2
1998 Population:32,987,675Est.1998 Population Density:81.7persons/km2
1990 Population:29,785,857Enum.1990 Population Density:73.7persons/km2
Land Area (2000):403,933km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.3%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: California Secretary of State. Statement of Vote 1998 General Election November 3, 1998, California Secretary of State (http://vote98.ss.ca.gov/Final/sov/SOV80-91.pdf) (accessed 20 Feb 2007)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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