Note: Ballotpedia will be read-only from 9pm CST on February 25-March 2 while Judgepedia is merged into Ballotpedia.
For status updates, visit

Alaska Prohibition of Sexual Discrimination, Amendment 2 (August 1972)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on Civil Rights
Civil Rights.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Alaska Constitution
Seal of Alaska.jpg

The Alaska Prohibition of Sexual Discrimination Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was on the August 22, 1972 ballot in Alaska as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure prohibited discrimination on the basis of sex.[1]

Election results

Alaska Amendment 2 (August 1972)
Approveda Yes 43,281 80.81%

Election results via: Alaska Department of Elections

Text of measure

Ballot title

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposing an amendment to the civil rights section of the Constitution of the State of Alaska.[2]

Constitutional changes

The passing of Amendment 2 amended Section 3 of Article I of the Alaska Constitution.

See also

Suggest a link

External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 Alaska Lieutenant Governor, "Alaska Constitutional Amendment Summary," accessed January 16, 2015
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.