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Missouri Consolidation of St. Louis Governments, Issue 7 (1924)

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The Missouri Funding the State Highway System, also known as Issue 7, was on the November 4, 1924 ballot in Missouri as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.[1]

The measure would have authorized the voters of the city of St. Louis and St. Louis County to consolidate the territories and governments thereof.[2]

Election results

Missouri Issue 7 (1924)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No396,17669.21%
Yes 176,268 30.79%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

Proposed by Initiative Petition: An amendment to the Constitution of Missouri authorizing the voters of the city of St. Louis and St. Louis County to consolidate the territories and governments thereof into on legal subdivision of the state. [3]

—Chillicothe Constitution, http://chillicothe.newspaperarchive.com/chillicothe-constitution/1924-10-17/page-5/?tag=constitutional+amendment+supreme+court&rtserp=tags/constitutional-amendment-supreme-court?ndt=bd&pem=12&py=1924&pm=10&pey=1924

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