Colorado English as Official State Language, Initiative 1 (1988)

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The Colorado English as Official State Language Initiative, also known as Initiative 1, was on the November 8, 1988 ballot in Colorado as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure declared English the official language of Colorado.[1]

Election results

Colorado Initiative 1 (1988)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 829,617 61.15%
No527,05338.85%

Election Results via: Colorado State Legislative Council, Ballot History

Text of measure

See also: Colorado State Constitution, Article II

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall there be an amendment to the Colorado Constitution to declare that the English language is the official language of the State of Colorado?

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