Ballot History
Year: 1996

Ballot Number: 13

Short Title: Petitions

Ballot Title: Shall there be an amendment to the Colorado Constitution concerning petitions, and, in connection therewith, changing initiative and referendum rights and procedures; extending petition powers to registered voters of all local governments; limiting initiative ballot titles to 100 words; limiting the annual number of newly enacted laws that governments may exclude for possible referendum petitions; establishing standards for review of filed petitions; requiring voter approval for future petition laws and rules and for changes to certain future voter-approved petitions; and authorizing lawsuits to enforce the amendment?

Election Results:
Rejected

Votes For: 435,995 (31.1%)
Votes Against: 967,266 (68.9%)

Type of Change: Constitutional

Initiative/Referendum: Initiative

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