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Golf Village Council Members Term Amendment Question (November 2012)

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A Golf Village Council Members Term Amendment question is on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Palm Beach County, which is in Florida, where it was approved.

This question amended the Golf Village Charter to establish at large elections and staggered four year terms for council members through adjustments to the elections procedure.[1]

Election results

Golf Village Amendment 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 130 76.92%
No3923.08%

Election results from Palm Beach County, Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

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

SHALL THE CHARTER BE AMENDED TO ESTABLISH AT LARGE ELECTIONS AND STAGGERED FOUR YEAR TERMS FOR COUNCILMEMBERS BY PROVIDING THAT, UNLESS TIED OR UNOPPOSED, THE THREE CANDIDATES RECEIVING THE LARGEST NUMBER OF VOTES, RESPECTIVELY, IN THE MARCH 12, 2013 ELECTION SHALL EACH BE ELECTED TO FOUR YEAR TERMS, AND THE CANDIDATES RECEIVING THE FOURTH AND FIFTH LARGEST NUMBERS OF VOTES BE ELECTED TO AN INITIAL TWO YEAR TERM, WHICH TERM WILL THEREAFTER BE FOUR YEARS.

YES

NO[1]


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