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Colorado Post-Conviction Bail, Referendum C (1994)

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The Colorado Post-Conviction Bail Referendum, also known as Referendum C, was on the November 8, 1994 ballot in Colorado as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure denied bail to felons convicted of violent felonies and specified the conditions under which bail would be denied after conviction for other felonies.[1]

Election results

Colorado Referendum C (1994)
Approveda Yes 822,632 76.93%

Election results via: Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1][2]

An amendment to section 19 of Article II of the constitution of the state of Colorado, denying bail to felons convicted of violent felonies and specifying the conditions under which bail shall be denied after conviction for other felonies.[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Colorado Legislative Council, "Ballot Issue History"
  2. El Paso County, Colorado, "Official Sample Ballot for General Election"
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.