Colorado Referendum 5 (1976) was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment to Article XIV, regarding the compensation of county elected officials, on the November 4, 1976 election ballot in Colorado, where it was rejected.
| Colorado Referendum 5 (1974)|
|Yes|| 376,386|| 37.4%|
Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council
Text of measure
|| An Amendment to Article XIV of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, allowing County Commissioners to set the compensation of county elected officials and prohibiting an increase or decrease in salary during a term of office in accordance with the Constitution of the State of Colorado.