Washington County Home Rule Charters, SJR 8203 (1991)

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The Washington County Home Rule Charters Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 8203, was on the November 5, 1991 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed for an alternative method of drafting county home rule charters. The measure would have added a section to Article XI of the Washington State Constitution.[1]

Election results

Washington SJR 8203 (1991)
Defeatedd No713,64857.01%
Yes 538,126 42.99%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall the Constituion be amended to permit an alternative method of drafting county home rule charters for submission to voters?[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1991 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 28, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.