Phoenix City Transit Security Question (March 2013)

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A Transit Security Amendment Proposition was overwhelmingly approved on the March 13, 2013 ballot for voters in the City of Phoenix in Maricopa County, Arizona.

This proposal amended the Phoenix City charter to authorize the City Manager to enter into agreements with private entities to enforce laws concerning public transportation such as collection of fare for trains and buses.[1]

Election results

Proposition 300
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 77,252 76.63%
No23,56323.37%

Election results from County February 26, 2013 election results.

Summary statement

This statement was issued by the City of Phoenix:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

This is a proposal authorizing the City Manager to enter into agreements with private entities to enforce civil ordinances regulating conduct, such as ensuring payment of fares on light rail vehicles, platforms and city buses.[1]

Text of measure

The question on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Shall Chapter III, Section 2.B.4 of the Charter of the City of Phoenix be amended by authorizing the City Manager to enter into agreements with private entities to enforce civil ordinances regulating conduct on public transit vehicles, property, and facilities?

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