Leesburg City Commissioner Requirements Amendment Question (November 2012)

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A Leesburg City Commissioner Requirements Amendment question is on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Lake County, which is in Florida, where it was approved.

This question amended the Leesburg City Charter to establish term limits and six month residency requirements for Commissioners, to exclude felons from being Commissioners and to make other changes concerning the City Commission and other governance issues.[1]

Election results

Leesburg City Charter Amendment
Approveda Yes 4,774 61.11%

Election results from Lake County, Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall the Charter of Leesburg be amended to update it, impose term limits and six month residency requirements for Commissioners, exclude convicted felons from being Commissioners without restoration of civil rights, allow the City Manager to call a Commission meeting under certain circumstances, permit issuance of subpoenas in any investigation of City affairs, provide for acceptance of real property interests, conform the provisions governing elections to State law, and simplify the provisions governing advisory boards?



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  1. 1.0 1.1 Lake County Elections, Sample Ballot for Leesburg City
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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