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Oklahoma Emergency Medical Service Districts, State Question 678 (1998)

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The Oklahoma Emergency Medical Service Districts Amendmentalso known as State Question 678, was on the November 3, 1998 ballot in Oklahoma as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure amended the Oklahoma Constitution to allow counties, and parts of counties, to withdraw from Emergency Medical Service (EMS) Districts upon a majority vote of county voters.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 678 (1998)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 471,696 59.93%
No315,38640.07%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot question

The official ballot summary said:[2]

This measure amends the Oklahoma Constitution. It would make changes in Section 9C of Article 10. This section deals with emergency medical service districts. The changes would allow a county or parts thereof to withdraw from an established district. The amendment provides for the proportional payment of any debt incurred.

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Constitutional changes

The approval of SQ 678 resulted in changes to Section 9C of Article X of the Oklahoma Constitution.

Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

See also

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References

  1. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Questions," accessed November 24, 2014
  2. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Question 678," accessed November 24, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.