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North Carolina Appointment of Magistrates Amendment (2012)

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A North Carolina Appointment of Magistrates Amendment did not make the 2012 ballot in North Carolina as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment.

The measure would have allowed for magistrates to be appointed by the chief District Court judge.[1]

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The proposed measure would have asked voters:[2]

Constitutional amendment to provide for appointment of magistrates by the chief district court judge from nominations submitted by the clerk of superior court.
[__] FOR
[__] AGAINST

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See also: Amending the North Carolina Constitution

The North Carolina Constitution, Section 4 of Article XIII, requires that a legislatively-referred amendment go on the ballot after it is approved by a 60% vote of each house of the North Carolina State Legislature.

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