Oklahoma Signatures for Grand Juries, State Question 670 (1996)

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The Oklahoma Signatures for Grand Juries Amendment, also known as State Question 670, was on the November 5, 1996 ballot in Oklahoma as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure increased the minimum and maximum number of signatures required to call for a grand jury.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 670 (1996)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 746,424 67.83%
No354,04232.17%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot summary

The ballot summary appeared as:[2]

This measure amends Section 18 of Article 2 of the State Constitution. It changes the procedure for calculating the number of persons who must sign a petition to call for a grand jury. It increases the minimum and maximum number required. It directs the Legislature to enact laws to prevent abuse.

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The full text of the measure can be read here.

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References

  1. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Questions," accessed November 21, 2014
  2. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Question 670," accessed November 21, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.