New York Proposal 1
, also known as the Make the State's Constitution Gender-Neutral Act
, was on the November 6, 2001
election ballot in New York
, where it was approved.
Proposal 1 was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
to the New York Constitution
| Proposal 1|
| Yes|| 983,858|| 56%|
Text of the Ballot
The question on the ballot was, "Shall the proposed amendment making the Constitution gender-neutral, by revising references
to the masculine form to include either an additional feminine reference or to replace the
masculine form of the term with a gender-neutral term to be approved""