The Arkansas Proposed Constitution of 1980
was constitutional convention referral
on the ballot in Arkansas
which was defeated
on the November 4, 1980
- Approval of the new constitution would have ensured its replacement of the original state constitution from 1874.
| Proposed Constitution of 1980|
|Yes|| 276,257|| 37.31%|
Official results via: Arkansas Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language of the new constitution was not included on the ballot, and only FOR and AGAINST options appeared.