Palm Bay City Vacancies Amendment, Referendum 2 (November 2012)

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A Palm Bay City Vacancies Amendment question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Brevard County, which is in Florida, where it was approved.

This question amended Section 3.06 and subsections 6.062 and 3.064 of the city charter so as to bring about changes that include correctint language, providing for declaration of vacancies, providing a process for filling vacancies.[1]

Election results

Palm Bay City Referendum 2
Approveda Yes 25,413 63.90%

Election results from Brevard County, Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Section 3.06, Vacancies, be revised as follows: Section 3.06 - correct language grammatically and provide for declaration of City Council vacancies at special and regular meetings; Subsection 6.062 - establish procedures for filling temporary and permanent vacancies on City Council by ordinance; Subsection 3.063 - identify absences that do not create a vacancy on Council; and Subsection 3.064 - include provision to replace Council membership when vacancies reduce Council to less than a quorum?[1][2]

See also


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Brevard County Supervisor of Elections," "2012 Amendments and Referenda"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.