Remove Slavery as Punishment for Crime from Constitution Amendment
Nebraska Ballot Measure - Amendment 1
Election: Nov. 3, 2020 (General)
Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Constitutional amendment to eliminate slavery or involuntary servitude as a punishment for crime.
Section 1. At the general election in November 2020, the following proposed amendment to the Constitution of Nebraska shall be submitted to the electors of the State of Nebraska for approval or rejection:
To amend Article I, section 2:
I-2. There shall be neither slavery nor involuntary servitude in this state[, otherwise than for punishment of crime, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted].
*Note: Words in [brackets] indicate proposed deletion of text.