The Colorado Legislative Procedures Amendment, also known as Referendum 4, was on the November 2, 1982 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure eliminated regular session bill limitations and limited the length of legislative sessions to 144 days.
| Colorado Referendum 4 (1982)|
| Yes|| 442,601|| 54.27%|
Election Results via: Colorado State Legislative Council, Ballot History
Text of measure
- See also: Colorado State Constitution, Article V
The language on the ballot appeared as:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|| An amendment to Section 7 of Article V of the Constitution of the State of Colorado concerning the elimination of the limitation on enactment of bills at regular sessions of the general assembly convening in even-numbered years and providing that regular sessions of the general assembly convening in even-numbered years shall not exceed one hundred forty calendars days.