Colorado Initiative 2, also known as the No Protected Status initiative, was an initiated constitutional amendment on the November 3, 1992 ballot in Colorado, where it was approved, but later overturned.
The amendment sought to prohibit local laws from giving prohibit giving protected status for sexual orientation. It amended Article II, Section 30b of the Colorado Constitution, but is not enforced.
| Colorado Initiative 2 (1992)|
|Overturned Case:Romer v. Evans, 517 U.S. 620 (1996)|
|Yes|| 813,966|| 53.41%|
Election Results via: Colorado Legislative Council
Text of the measures
No Protected Status
|| Shall there be an amendment to Article II of the Colorado Constitution to prohibit the state of Colorado and any of its political subdivisions from adopting or enforcing any law or policy which provides that homosexual, lesbian, or bisexual orientation, conduct, or relationships constitutes or entitles a person to claim any minority or protected status, quota preferences, or discrimination?