The Alaska Residence Preference Amendment
ballot question appeared on the 1988
statewide general election ballot in Alaska
as a proposed legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
to the Alaska Constitution
, where it was approved.
The ballot language was, "This amendment adds a new part to the state constitution. The new part will allow the state to give preference to residents of the state over people who are not residents of the state, to the same extent allowed by the U.S. Constitution."
| Alaska Residence Preference Amendment|
| Yes|| 162,997|| 83.7%|
Changes to the Alaska Constitution
The passing of Alaska Residence Preference Amendment amended Article I, Section 23 of the Alaska Constitution.