A Palm Bay City Assistant Attorney Hiring Amendment question was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Brevard County, which is in Florida, where it was defeated.
If approved, this question would have amended subsections 3.111, 3.113, 3.114 of the city charter to establish the City Attorney as the one who hires the assistant city attorneys instead of the City Council.
| Palm Bay City Referendum 4|
|Yes|| 19,704|| 49.03%|
Election results from Brevard County, Unofficial Election Results Summary
Text of measure
Language on the ballot:
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|| Shall Subsections 3.111, 3.113, and 3.114 of the City Charter be revised to provide for the hiring of assistant city attorney(s) by the City Attorney instead of the City Council to be consistent with the other City Charter officers -- the City Manager and City Clerk who hire their own assistants and staff?