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   [AL] Proposed Statewide Amendment No. 2 (Segregation Amendment)

ELECTION INFORMATION

Container

School Segregation

Race Type

Referendum

Filing Deadline

11/30/2003 12:00 pm

Polls Open

11/2/2004 7:00 am

Polls Close

11/2/2004 7:00 pm

Term Starts

11/3/2004 12:00 pm

Term Ends

12/31/9999 11:55 pm

Database Record

Posted 6/17/2006, Updated 2/15/2014

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NARRATIVE

Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to repeal portions of Section 256 and Amendment 111 relating to separation of schools by race and repeal portions of Amendment 111 concerning constitutional construction against the right to education, and to repeal Section 259, Amendment 90, and Amendment 109 relating to the poll tax. (Proposed by Act 2003-203) Full Text of Amendment: http://arc-sos.state.al.us/PAC/SOSACPDF.001/A0002466.PDF YES means remove the segregationist language NO means keep the segregationist language.


DEBATES

EVENTS

NEWS

Date

Category

Headline

11/4/2004 12:00 am

News

Alabama measure to remove segregation-era language losing

10/27/2004 12:00 am

News

GOP lawmakers oppose removing segregation-era words from 1956 law

10/21/2004 12:00 am

News

Some Oppose Ala. Segregation Amendment

10/13/2004 12:00 am

News

Alabama to Vote on Segregation Language


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RESULTS OF THIS ELECTION

 

No
(NO)

690,376
50.07%

 

Yes
(YES)

688,530
49.93%

 

Source for election returns: http://www.sos.state.al.us/downloads/dl3.cfm?trgturl=election/2004/general/statecert-amendment2-recount-12-17-2004.pdf&trgtfile=statecert-amendment2-recount-12-17-2004.pdf


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