Washington Superior Court Commissioners, HJR 4821 (1991)

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The Washington Superior Court Commissioners Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 4218, was on the November 5, 1991 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed counties to establish the number of Superior Court Commissioners. The measure would have amended Section 23 of Article IV of the Washington State Constitution.[1]

Election results

Washington HJR 4218 (1991)
Defeatedd No706,80754.79%
Yes 583,318 45.21%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall each county legislative body establish the number of Superior Court Commissioners and the constitutional limit of three be repealed?[2]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.