Missouri Repeal Separate Schools for White and Colored Children, Amendment 5 (August 1976)

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The Missouri Repeal Separate Schools for White and Colored Children Amendment, also known as Amendment 5, was on the August 3, 1976 ballot in Missouri as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure repealed a provision of the Constitution, which provided that "separate schools be provided for white and colored children".[1][2]

Election results

Missouri Amendment 5 (August 1976)
Approveda Yes 598,897 57.53%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

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