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Wayne County Budget Form Amendment Proposal (November 2012)

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A Wayne County Budget Form Amendment proposal was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Wayne County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

This proposal amended the Wayne County Charter to make certain changes to the treatment of the form of the Wayne County Budget and Appropriation Ordinance.[1]

Election results

Wayne County Budget Form Prop.
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 342,906 52.26%
No313,20447.74%

Election results from Wayne County Election Results

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

SHALL THE WAYNE COUNTY HOME RULE CHARTER BE AMENDED TO ADD A NEW SECTION 5.120 AND TO AMEND EXISTING SECTION 5.134 TO AUTHORIZE THE WAYNE COUNTY COMMISSION RATHER THAN THE WAYNE COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO ESTABLISH THE FORM (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LUMP-SUM AND LINE-ITEM) OF THE COUNTY BUDGET AND APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE; AND TO REQUIRE THE COUNTY COMMISSION TO ESTABLISH THE FORM OF THE BUDGET AND APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE BY DECEMBER 7, 2012 AND TO ADOPT CHANGES TO THE FORM AT LEAST TEN MONTHS BEFORE THE BEGINNING OF A FISCAL YEAR TO BE EFFECTIVE FOR THAT FISCAL YEAR; AND TO ALSO AMEND SECTION 5.121 TO REQUIRE THE COUNTY EXECUTIVE TO PREPARE AND SUBMIT THE BUDGET AND APPROPRIATION ORDINANCE IN THE FORM ESTABLISHED BY THE COUNTY COMMISSION?[1][2]


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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Wayne County Elections, Elections Results (timed out)
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.



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