Alabama Baldwin County Stockton Landmark District Amendment, Amendment 3 (2012)

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Amendment 3
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Type:Constitutional amendment
Constitution:Alabama Constitution
Referred by:Alabama Legislature
Topic:Admin. of gov't.
Status:Approved Approveda
An Alabama County Stockton Landmark District Amendment, or Amendment 3, was on the November 6, 2012 ballot in the state of Alabama as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved.

The measure defined the Stockton Landmark District within the county and prohibited any annexation of property within the district into a municipality by local law.[1]

Election results

See also: 2012 ballot measure election results

The following are official election results:

Alabama Amendment 3
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 887,024 67.8%
No421,25532.2%

Results via the Alabama Secretary of State's website.

Text of measure

Ballot language

The ballot language that voters saw on the ballot read as follows:[2]

Relating to Baldwin County, proposing an amendment to the Constitution of Alabama of 1901, to define the Stockton Landmark District within the county and to prohibit the annexation by local law of any property within the district into any municipality.

Yes ___

No ___[3]

Support

Opposition

No formal opposition was identified.

Campaign contributions

Support

The following are contributions made in support of the measure:[5]

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Category:Ballot measure endorsements Support: $5,853
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Donor Amount
Stockton Landmark District $5,853

Opposition

No campaign contributions were made in opposition of the measure, according to state elections websites.[6]

Path to the ballot

Article XVIII of the Alabama Constitution said that it took a three-fifths (60%) vote of the Alabama State Legislature to qualify an amendment for the ballot.

See also

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