North Dakota Election of County Officials (1998)
North Dakota Initiated Constitutional Measure 2, also known as Relating to the election of county officials, was on the November 3, 1998 election ballot in North Dakota. It passed, with 82.7% of voters in favor.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
This initiated measure would amend the constitution to require elected county officers to be elected by the voters in the jurisdiction they will serve, to require candidates for elective county office to be residents at the time of election and to require that sheriffs be elected.