Spokane City Police Ombudsman & Commission Amendment Proposition (February 2013)

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A Spokane City Police Ombudsman & Commission Amendment proposition was approved on the February 12, 2013 election ballot in Spokane County, which is in Washington.

This proposition amended the Spokane City Charter to establish the Office of Police Ombudsman, a Police Ombudsman Commission and the independent investigative authority of both entities.[1]

Election results

Spokane County

Spokan City Amendment 1
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 28,343 69.81%
No12,25530.19%

Election results from Spokane County Election Results Report.

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

This proposition will amend the Spokane City Charter by adding two new sections to provide for the establishment of an Office of Police Ombudsman, a Police Ombudsman Commission and the independent investigative authority of both entities, as set forth in Ordinance No. C - 34941.

Should this measure be enacted into law?[1][2]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 [hhttps://wei.sos.wa.gov/county/spokane/en/currentelection/Pages/Online-Voters-Guide.aspx Spokane County Washington February 12, 2013 online voter guide]
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.