Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 5 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit
Ballotpedia's coverage of elections held on March 3, 2015, was limited. Select races were covered live, and all results will be added once the merger is complete.

Alabama Freedom of Religion, Amendment 8 (1998)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Alabama Amendment 8 was on the November 3, 1998 election ballot in Alabama as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.[1]

Election results

Freedom of Religion
Approveda Yes 482,101 54.3%

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama, to prohibit the burdening of the free exercise of religion unless government demonstrates that it has a compelling interest in doing so and that the interest is achieved by the least restrictive means.

See also

Suggest a link

External links