Connecticut Qualification of Electors, Question 1 (1976)

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Connecticut Question 1 was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Connecticut which was approved on the ballot on November 1976.

  • The amendment was meant to amend Section 1 of the sixth article of the constitution concerning the qualification of electors.

Election results

Connecticut Question 1 (1976)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 545,281 82.02%
No119,53317.98%

Official results via: Connecticut Secretary of State, "Statement of Vote," accessed August 3, 2013

Text of measure

Section 1 of article sixth of the constitution is amended to read as follows: Every citizen of the United States who has attained the age of eighteen years, who is a bona fide resident of the town in which he seeks to be admitted as an elector and who takes such oath, if any, as may be prescribed by law, shall be qualified to be an elector. [1][2]

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References

  1. Connecticut Secretary of State, "1965 Connecticut State Constitution," accessed June 21, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.