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)
Approveda Yes 746,424 67.83%

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.


Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

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  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.