Missouri Succession of Sheriffs and Coroners, Issue 7 (1930)

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The Missouri Succession of Sheriffs and Coroners Amendment, also known as Issue 7, was on the November 4, 1930 ballot in Missouri as an initiated constitutional amendment, where it was defeated.[1]

The measure would have allowed sheriffs and coroners in certain counties to succeed themselves.[2]

Election results

Missouri Issue 7 (1930)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No340,83657.26%
Yes 254,385 42.74%

Election results via: University of Missouri Institute for Public Policy

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

An amendment to Article II. Section 20. of the Constitution of Missouri providing for the taking of private lands for public purposes.[3]

Chillicothe Constitution, http://chillicothe.newspaperarchive.com/chillicothe-constitution-tribune/1930-10-27/page-4/?tag=constitutional+amendment&rtserp=tags/constitutional-amendment?pc=5230&psi=58&pci=7&pt=17060&ndt=bd&py=1930&pey=1930

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