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Washington County Official Term Limits, Amendment to Article XI Sec. 7 (1912)

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The Washington County Official Term Limits, also known as Amendment to Article XI, Section 7, was on the November 5, 1912 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have removed term limits for county officers, except for the county treasurer. The measure would have amended Sections 7 Article XI of the Washington State Constitution.[1]

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Washington Amendment to Article XI, Section 7
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No83,13855.11%
Yes 67,717 44.89%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Proposed amendment to section seven (7) of article eleven (XI) of the Constitution, removing the prohibition against county officers, except county treasurer, holding office for more than two terms.

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