Connecticut Attorney General Election, Question 1 (1970)

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Connecticut Question 1 was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Connecticut which was approved on the ballot on November 1970.

  • The amendment was meant to amend Section 1 of the fourth article of the constitution to make election of the Attorney General a constitutional requirement.

Election results

Connecticut Question 1 (1970)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 499,505 84.55%
No91,26015.45%

Official results via: Connecticut Secretary of State, "Statement of Vote," accessed August 4, 2013

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Section 1 of article fourth of the constitution is amended to read as follows: A general election for governor, lieutenant-governor, secretary of the state, treasurer, comptroller and attorney general shall be held on the Tuesday after the first Monday of November, 1974, and quadrennially thereafter.[1]

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