Umatilla City Acting Mayor Amendment, Question 1 (November 2012)
This question amended the Umatilla City Charter to establish that the Council President will fill a Mayoral vacancy until the next regular election only if six or less months remain in the term. If more than six months remain, the City Council will appoint an Acting Mayor to serve the remaining term.
|Umatilla City Question 1|
Election results from Lake County, Unofficial Election Results Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
|“|| Currently, if the Mayor’s seat becomes vacant, the Council President becomes Acting Mayor until the next regular election. The proposed amendment provides if six or less months remain in the term, the Council President will serve the remaining term as Acting Mayor but if more than six months remain in the term, an Acting Mayor will be appointed by the Council to serve the remaining term.
Shall the above-described amendment be adopted?