Nebraska English in Private Schools, Amendment 1 (2002)

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The Nebraska English in Private Schools Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 7, 2002 election ballot in Nebraska, where it was defeated.

Election results

Amendment 1 (English in Private Schools)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No244,36349.8%
Yes 186,667 38.0%

Official results via: Nebraska Blue Book 2008-09 (p.263)

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

A vote FOR this proposal will amend section 27 of Article I of the Nebraska Constitution to eliminate language requirements for private, denominational, and parochial schools.
A vote AGAINST this proposal will retain the current section 27 of Article I of the Nebraska Constitution and will not eliminate language requirements for private, denominational , and parochial schools.
A constitutional amendment to clarify English language requirements in schools.[1]

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