Colorado Remove Language Forbidding Sex-Based Inequality, Measure 6 (1976)

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The Colorado Remove Language Forbidding Sex-Based Inequality Amendment, also known as Measure 6, was on the November 2, 1976 ballot in Colorado as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have removed language from the constitution that provided for the equality of rights on account of sex.[1]

Election results

Colorado Measure 6 (1976)
Defeatedd No629,06061.01%
Yes 401,943 38.99%

Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

An Act to repeal Section 29 of Article II of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, which section provides for equality of rights under the law on account of sex.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Colorado General Assembly, "Ballot Issue History," accessed January 14, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.