Colorado Referendum C, also known as the County Sheriffs - Qualifications Act, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 5, 1996 election ballot in Colorado, where it was approved.
| Colorado Referendum C (1996)|
| Yes|| 754,339|| 56.10%|
Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| An amendment to article XIV of the constitution of the state of Colorado, concerning the office of county sheriff, and, in connection therewith, authorizing the general assembly to establish qualifications for the office of county sheriff.