Minnesota Recall of Elected Officials, Amendment 1 (1996)

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The Minnesota Recall of Elected Officials Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was on the November 5, 1996 ballot in Minnesota as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure provided for the recall of elected state officials.[1]

Election results

Minnesota Amendment 1 (1996)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 1,833,523 88.05%
No248,77811.95%

Election results via: Minnesota Legislative Reference Library

Text of measure

The language of the proposal as it appeared on the ballot[2]:

Shall the Minnesota Constitution be amended to provide for recall of elected state officers for wrongdoing?

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The full text of the measure can be read here.

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