Results for Proposed Initiative #78

Ballot Title Setting Board
2015-2016

 

The title as designated and fixed by the Board is as follows:

An amendment to the Colorado constitution concerning a statewide setback requirement for new oil and gas development facilities, and, in connection therewith, changing setback requirements to require any new oil and gas development facility in the state to be located at least 2,500 feet from the nearest occupied structure or other specified or locally designated area and authorizing the state or a local government to require new oil and gas development facilities to be located more than 2,500 feet from the nearest occupied structure.

The ballot title and submission clause as designated and fixed by the Board is as follows:

Shall there be an amendment to the Colorado constitution concerning a statewide setback requirement for new oil and gas development facilities, and, in connection therewith, changing setback requirements to require any new oil and gas development facility in the state to be located at least 2,500 feet from the nearest occupied structure or other specified or locally designated area and authorizing the state or a local government to require new oil and gas development facilities to be located more than 2,500 feet from the nearest occupied structure?



Hearing February 3, 2016

Single subject approved; staff draft amended; titles set.
Hearing adjourned 1:47 PM.

Rehearing February 17, 2016

Motion for Rehearing denied except to the extent that the Board made changes to the titles.
Hearing adjourned 11:25 AM.


* Unofficially captioned “Mandatory Setback for Oil and Gas Development" by legislative staff for tracking purposes. This caption is not part of the titles set by the Board.