The Colorado Death Penalty for Class 1 Felonies Act, also known as Measure 2, was on the November 4, 1974 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure imposed the death penalty upon persons convicted of class 1 felonies.
| Colorado Measure 2 (1974)|
| Yes|| 451,403|| 61.15%|
Election results via: The Colorado Legislative Council
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|| Shall the death penalty be imposed upon persons convicted of class 1 felonies where certain mitigating circumstances are not present and certain aggravating circumstances are present?