Umatilla City Acting Mayor Amendment, Question 1 (November 2012)

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A Umatilla City Acting Mayor Amendment question is on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Lake County, which is in Florida, where it was approved.

This question amended the Umatilla City Charter to establish that the Council President will fill a Mayoral vacancy until the next regular election only if six or less months remain in the term. If more than six months remain, the City Council will appoint an Acting Mayor to serve the remaining term.[1]

Election results

Umatilla City Question 1
Approveda Yes 832 62.93%

Election results from Lake County, Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Currently, if the Mayor’s seat becomes vacant, the Council President becomes Acting Mayor until the next regular election. The proposed amendment provides if six or less months remain in the term, the Council President will serve the remaining term as Acting Mayor but if more than six months remain in the term, an Acting Mayor will be appointed by the Council to serve the remaining term.

Shall the above-described amendment be adopted?



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  1. 1.0 1.1 County Elections, Sample Ballot for Umatilla City
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

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