Connecticut Probate Judge Terms of Office, Question 1 (1948)

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Connecticut Question 1 was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Connecticut which was approved on the ballot on November 1948.

  • The amendment was meant to amend the twenty-first article of the amendments to the constitution concerning the terms of offices for probate judges.

Election results

Connecticut Question 1 (1948)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 59,573 74.17%
No20,75125.83%

Official results via: Connecticut Secretary of State, "Statement of Vote," accessed August 4, 2013

Text of measure

Article XXI of the amendments to the constitution is amended to read as follows: Judges of probate shall be elected by the electors residing in their respective districts on the Tuesday after the first Monday of November, 1950, and quadrennially thereafter, and shall hold office for four years from and after the Wednesday after the first Monday of the next succeeding January.[1][2]

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  1. Connecticut Secretary of State, "1818 Connecticut State Constitution," accessed June 21, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.