Constitutional Amendment Summary

1966-2004 Proposed Amendment Titles & Vote Counts

Election Date Subject of Amendment Provisions Affected Resolution Number Votes For Votes Against
8/23/66 Residency Requirement to Vote for President Article V, Section 1 SJR 1 (1966) 36,667 12,383
8/27/68 Commission on Judicial Qualifications Article IV, Section 10 HJR 74 (1968) 32,481 12,823
8/27/68 Compensation of Judicial Qualification Commission Article IV, Section 13 HJR 74 (1968) 27,156 17,467
8/25/70 Establish Voting Age at 18 Years Article V, Section 1 HJR 7 (1969) 36,590 31,216
8/25/70 Remove English Requirement for Voting Article V, Section 1 HJR 51 (1970) 34,079 32,578
8/25/70 Secretary of State Designated Lieutenant Governor Article III, Sections7-11, 13-15; Article XI, Sections 2-6; Article XIII, Sections 1,3; Article XV, Section 9 SJR 2 (1970) 46,102 18,781
8/25/70 Chief Justice Elected by Supreme Court Article IV, Section 2 HJR 11 (1970) 44,055 19,583
8/25/70 Term of Office for Judicial System Administrator Article IV, Section 16 HJR 11 (1970) 43,462 18,651
8/22/72 Residency Requirement for Voting Article V, Section 1 HJR 126 (1972) 31,130 20,745
8/22/72 Prohibition of Sexual Discrimination Article I, Section 3 HJR 102 (1972) 43,281 10,278
8/22/72 Right of Privacy Article I, Section 22 SJR 68 (1972) 45,539 7,303
8/22/72 Eliminate City Representation on Borough Assemblies Article X, Section 4 SJR 52 (1972) 30,132 19,354
8/22/72 Authorize Limited Entry Fisheries Article VIII, Section 15 SJR 10 (1971) 39,837 10,761
8/22/74 Voting on Constitutional Amendments at General Elections Article XIII, Section 1 HJR 20 (1973) 56,017 20,403
11/02/76 Action on Veto of Bills Article II, Sections 9 and 16 HJR 11 (1975) 71,829 39,980
11/02/76 Authorize Permanent Fund Article IX, Sections 7 and 15 HJR 39 (1976) 75,588 38,518
11/02/76 Administration and Review of State Land Disposals Article VIII, Section 10 SJR 45 (1976) 46,652 64,744
11/02/76 Direct Financial Aid to Students Article VII, Section 1 HJR 73 (1976) 54,636 64,211
11/07/78 Powers of Legislative Interim Committees Article II, Section 11 SJR 16 (1978) 48,078 68,403
11/04/80 Legislative Annulment of Regulations Article II, New Section HJR 82 (1980) 58,808 82,010
11/04/80 Disqualification of Legislators Article II, New Section SJR 2 (1980) 47,054 99,705
11/04/80 Interim and Special Legislative Committees Article II, Section 11 HJR 80 (1980) 41,868 102,270
11/04/80 Appointment and Confirmation of Members Article III, Section 26 HJR 20 (1980) 56,316 90,506
11/02/82 Veterans' Housing Bond Authority Article IX, Section 8 HJR 71 (1982) 111,460 69,497
11/02/82 Changes in Commission on Judicial Qualifications Article IV, Section 10 HJR 32 (1981) 123,172 53,424
11/02/82 Limiting Appropriation Increases Article IX, Section 16; Article XV, Sections 26-28 SJR 4 (1981) 110,669 71,531
11/06/84 Legislative Annulment of Administration Regulations Article II, New Section HJR 5 (1983) 91,171 98,855
11/06/84 Limit Length of Legislative Session Article II, Section 8 HJR 2 (1984) 150,999 46,099
11/04/86 Legislative Annulment of Administrative Regulations Article II, New Section SJR 40 (1986) 65,176 94,299
11/08/88 Resident Hiring Preference Article I, Section 23 HJR 18 (1988) 162,997 31,650
11/06/90 Budget Reserve Fund Article IX, Section 17 SJR 5 (1990) 124,280 63,307
11/08/94 Individual Right to Keep and Bear Arms Article I, Section 19 SJR 39 (1994) 153,300 57,636
11/08/94 Rights of Crime Victims Article I, Sections 12, 24 HJR 43 (1994) 178,858 27,641
11/05/96 Voter Approval of Changes to Statehood Act Article XII, Section 14 SJR 3 (1996) 157,936 71,082
11/03/98 Definition of Marriage Article I, Section 25 SJR 42 (1998) 152,965 71,631
11/03/98 Redistricting Article VI, Sections 1-11; Article XI, Section 3; Article XIV, Sections 1-3; Article XV, Section 29 HJR 44 (1998) 110,768 101,686
11/07/00 Prohibition on Wildlife Initiative Article XI, Section 7 HJR 56 (2000) 96,253 179,552
11/07/00 Amendment Provision; Prohibit Court Intervention Article XIII, Section 1; New Section SJR 27 (2000) 114,310 151,467
11/07/00 Confirmation of Board Appointees Article III, Section 26; Article IX, Section 15 SJR 34 (2000) 72,419 194,975
11/02/04
Requirements for Initiative & Referendum
Article XI, Section 3
HJR 5 (2004)
149,236
139,642
Shading indicates proposed amendment failed.

 

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