Ballot History
Year: 1992

Ballot Number: Amendment 2

Short Title: No Protected Status

Ballot Title: Shall there be an amendment to Article II of the Colorado Constitution to prohibit the state of Colorado and any of its political subdivisions from adopting or enforcing any law or policy which provides that homosexual, lesbian, or bisexual orientation, conduct, or relationships constitutes or entitles a person to claim any minority or protected status, quota preferences, or discrimination?

Election Results:

Votes For: 813,966 (53.4%)
Votes Against: 710,151 (46.6%)

Type of Change: Constitutional

Initiative/Referendum: Initiative

Bill/Resolution #:
Election Results - SOS: This amendment was overturned by the United States Supreme Court as violating the Equal Protection Clause in Romer v. Evans, 517 U.S. 620, 626, 116 S.Ct. 1620, 1624 (1996)