Ballot History
Year: 2008

Ballot Number: Amendment 47

Short Title: Prohibition on Mandatory Labor Union Membership and Dues

Ballot Title: Shall there be an amendment to the Colorado constitution concerning participation in a labor organization as a condition of employment, and, in connection therewith, prohibiting an employer from requiring that a person be a member and pay any moneys to a labor organization or to any other third party in lieu of payment to a labor organization and creating a misdemeanor criminal penalty for a person who violates the provisions of the section?

Election Results:
Rejected

Votes For: 1,003,022 (43.9%)
Votes Against: 1,282,447 (56.1%)

Type of Change: Constitutional

Initiative/Referendum: Initiative

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