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

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on Civil Rights
Civil Rights.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Massachusetts Constitution
Seal of Massachusetts.png
Part the First:
Articles I - XXX
Part the Second:
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Articles of Amendment

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)
Approveda Yes 1,199,856 70.06%

Election results via: Massachusetts Secretary of State

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be found here.

See also

Suggest a link

External links


BallotMeasureFinal badge.png
This historical ballot measure article requires that the text of the measure be added to the page.