The Colorado Property Tax Exemption Amendment, also known as Referendum 5, was on the November 8, 1988 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure exempted non-producing, non-patented mining claims from property taxes.
| Colorado Referendum 5 (1988)|
| Yes|| 624,021|| 51.90%|
Election Results via: Colorado State Legislative Council, Ballot History
Text of measure
- See also: Colorado State Constitution, Article X
The language appeared on the ballot as:
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|| An amendment to Section 3 of Article X of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, creating an exemption from property taxation for non-producing unpatented mining claims.