A North Carolina English Language Amendment
did not make the 2012 ballot
in North Carolina as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
The measure would make English the official language in the state of North Carolina.
Text of measure
The proposed measure would ask voters:
Constitutional amendment providing that English is the official language of the State of North Carolina.
Path to the ballot
- See also: Amending the North Carolina Constitution
The North Carolina Constitution, Section 4 of Article XIII, required that a legislatively-referred amendment go on the ballot after it is approved by a 60% vote of each house of the North Carolina State Legislature.