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Connecticut Forfeiture of Electoral Privileges Upon Conviction, Question 3 (1974)

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Connecticut Question 3 was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Connecticut which was approved on the ballot on November 1974.

  • The amendment was meant to amend Section 3 of the sixth article of the constitution concerning forfeiture of the right to be made an elector.

Election results

Connecticut Question 3 (1974)
Approveda Yes 357,179 70.06%

Official results via: Connecticut Secretary of State, "Statement of Vote," accessed August 3, 2013

Text of measure

Section 3 of article sixth of the constitution is amended to read as follows: The general assembly shall by law prescribe the offenses on conviction of which the right to be an elector and the privileges of an elector shall be forfeited and the conditions on which and methods by which such rights may be restored.[1][2]

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  1. Connecticut Secretary of State, "1965 Connecticut State Constitution," accessed June 21, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.