Ballot History
Year: 2006

Ballot Number: Referendum I

Short Title: Domestic Partnerships

Ballot Title: Shall there be an amendment to the Colorado Revised Statutes to authorize domestic partnerships, and, in connection therewith, enacting the "Colorado Domestic Partnership Benefits And Responsibilities Act" to extend to same-sex couples in a domestic partnership the benefits, protections, and responsibilities that are granted by Colorado law to spouses, providing the conditions under which a license for a domestic partnership may be issued and the criteria under which a domestic partnership may be dissolved, making provisions for implementation of the act, and providing that a domestic partnership is not a marriage, which consists of the union of one man and one woman?

Election Results:
Rejected

Votes For: 734,385 (47.7%)
Votes Against: 806,717 (52.3%)

Type of Change: Statutory

Initiative/Referendum: Referendum

Bill/Resolution #: House Bill 06-1344