Colorado Voter Approval of all New Taxes, Measure 10 (1976)

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The Colorado Voter Approval of all New Taxes Amendment, also known as Measure 10, was on the November 2, 1976 ballot in Colorado as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have required voter approval for all new or increased taxes.[1]

Election results

Colorado Measure 10 (1976)
Defeatedd No767,15774.75%
Yes 259,201 25.25%

Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

An Amendment adding a new Section 21 to Article X of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, requiring registered elector approval of all state and local executive or legislative acts which result in new or increased taxes.[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.