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Alabama Freedom of Religion, Amendment 8 (1998)

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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
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 482,101 54.3%
No406,41345.7%

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.

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