On Election Day, the people of Alabama will have the chance to cast their votes for a number of federal and state officials. In addition, voters will decide whether one proposed amendment should be added to the Alabama Constitution.

Proposed constitutional amendments can be confusing. Therefore, voters need to be armed with an understanding of each amendment when it is time to confront their ballots.

That is the purpose of this Guide: to succinctly explain, in plain language, Amendment One and to enable the people of Alabama to cast their votes with confidence.

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