Colorado Referendum 4 (1976) was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment to Section 13 of Article XII, regarding exemption from the state personnel system, on the November 4, 1976 election ballot in Colorado, where it was rejected.
| Colorado Referendum 4 (1976)|
|Yes|| 237,853|| 23.6%|
Election Results via: The Colorado Legislative Council
Text of measure
||An Amendment to Section 13 of Article XII of the Constitution of the State of Colorado, to allow exemption by law from the state personnel system of the heads of divisions of principal departments in the Executive Department of the state, the heads of state correctional, mental, and mental retardation institutions, and the personal secretary to the executive director of each principal department.