Colorado County Officer Amendment, Referendum 2 (1986)

From Ballotpedia
Revision as of 11:56, 8 September 2012 by Josh Altic (Talk | contribs)

Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
Administration of Government
Administration of government.jpg
Ballot Measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Colorado Constitution
800px-Flag of Colorado.svg.png

Colorado County Officer Amendment, Referendum 2 (1986) was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, regarding the compensation of county officers, on the November 6, 1986 election ballot in Colorado, where it was defeated.

Election results

Referendum 2
Defeatedd No492,51154.8%
Yes 406,960 45.2%

Election Results from: State Legislative Council, Ballot History

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

An amendment to Section 15 of Article XIV of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, providing that, the provisions of Section 11 of Article XII of the state constitution to the contrary notwithstanding, the board of county commissioners in each county has sole authority to fix the compensation of county officers; that no county officer's compensation may be decreased unless there is a decrease in the compensation of all county officers; and that compensation in effect on January 1, 1987, in a county shall remain in effect until changed by the county's board of county commissioners.[1][2]

See also


  1. National Conference of State Legislatures
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

BallotMeasureFinal badge.png
This state ballot measure article is a stub. You can help people learn by expanding it.