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Massachusetts Public Schools Cannot Discriminate Based on Race or Creed, Question 6 (1978)

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The Massachusetts Public Schools Cannot Discriminate Based on Race or Creed Amendment, also known as Question 6, was on the November 7, 1978 ballot in Massachusetts as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure prohibited students from being assigned or denied admittance to public schools based on race, color, national origin or creed.[1]

Election results

Massachusetts Question 6 (1978)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,199,856 70.06%
No512,66729.94%

Election results via: Massachusetts Secretary of State

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be found here.

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