Cocoa City Term Limit Question (November 2012)

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A Cocoa City Term Limit question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Brevard County, which is in Florida, where it was approved.

This question amended the city charter to define what a "full term" is for a City Council member, establishing it as two years.[1]

Election results

Cocoa City Referendum
Approveda Yes 4,767 68.59%

Election results from Brevard County, Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

The current City Charter prohibits a person from serving more than two consecutive full terms on the City Council arising out of a general election. The Charter does not define the meaning of the phrase "full term." Shall the Charter be amended to define the phrase "full term" to mean a person serving for more than two (2) years of any one council term arising out of a general election?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Brevard County Supervisor of Elections," "2012 Amendments and Referenda"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.