Key West City Commission Voting Requirements Referendum (November 2012)

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A Key West City Commission Voting Requirements question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Monroe County, which is in Florida, where it was approved.

This question amends the Key West City Charter to reflect supermajority or unanimous requirements for affirmative votes on such things as ordinances and resolutions in certain specific circumstances.[1]

Election results

Key West City Quorum Question
Approveda Yes 5,218 53.23%

Election results from Monroe County Election Results Summary, December 4, 2012.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Key West City Charter Section 3.08, which currently describes the requirement for the affirmative vote of a majority of the city commission to adopt any ordinance or resolution, be amended to reflect that there are specific circumstances which require a supermajority or unanimous affirmative vote?



See also

External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 Key West City Sample Ballot, Monroe County Supervisor of Elections
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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