Missouri Home Rule for Cities Amendment, Issue 9 (1918)

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The Missouri Home Rule for Cities Amendment, also known as Issue 9, was on the November 5, 1918 ballot in Missouri as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.[1]

The measure would have authorized cities with a population of more than 100,000 to provide for the election of a charter commission. The commission would have had the power to frame new city charters and amend existing ones.[2]

Election results

Missouri Issue 9 (1918)
Defeatedd No280,83974.68%
Yes 95,197 25.32%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

Text of measure

The text of the measure can be found here.

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