2004 Initiative General Election Results - South Carolina
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  Initiative: Amendment #1Popular Vote
Yes 832,707 59.21%
No 573,765 40.79%
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Election Notes:
  • Text: "Must Section 1, Article VIII-A of the Constitution of this State, relating to the powers of the General Assembly pertaining to alcoholic liquors and beverages, be amended so as to authorize the General Assembly to determine the size of containers in which alcoholic liquors or beverages are sold and to delete the provision requiring the sale of alcoholic liquors for consumption on the premises only in sealed containers of two ounces or less?"
  • Explanation: This proposed amendment authorizes the General Assembly to establish the size of containers in which alcoholic liquors and beverages may be sold in this State and deletes the requirement that alcoholic liquors and beverages sold by licensed establishments for on premises consumption must be in sealed containers of two ounces or less (minibottles). Under this proposal the General Assembly may provide by law for size of containers from which restaurants and other licensed establishments may sell alcoholic liquors and beverages for on premises consumption.
Demographic Data

2010 Population:4,625,364Enum.2010 Population Density:59.3persons/km2
2004 Population:4,210,921Est.2004 Population Density:54.0persons/km2
2000 Population:4,012,012Enum.2000 Population Density:51.4persons/km2
Land Area (2000):77,983km2Annual Pop Growth Rate:1.4%

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  • Source for Popular Vote data: South Carolina Election Commission. South Carolina Election Returns November 2, 2004 South Carolina State Wide General Election Official Results Amendment #1, South Carolina Election Commission (http://www.state.sc.us/cgi-bin/scsec/r1) (accessed 03 Jan 2006)
  • Source for Population data: U.S. Census Bureau.
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