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Beverly Hills Village Councilperson Amendment Proposal (November 2012)

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A Beverly Hills Village Councilperson Amendment proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Oakland County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

This proposal amended the Beverly Hills Village Charter to establish that a person appointed because of a Village Council vacancy holds office until the next regular Village election.[1]

Election results

Beverly Hills Village Amendment
Approveda Yes 4,725 77.56%

Election results from Oakland County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Section 5.7(b) of the Charter of the Village of Beverly Hills be amended to provide for a person appointed because of a council vacancy to hold office until the next regular Village election?

New Section 5.7(b) shall be amended to read as follows:

5.7(b) Filling Vacancies b. Vacancies in councilmember offices shall, within 60 days after such vacancy occurs, be filled by appointment of the Village Council by a majority vote of the members of council then in office. The person appointed shall possess the qualifications for the office of councilperson and shall hold office until the next regular village election.[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Oakland County Elections," "Candidate and Proposals List"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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