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A '''Kalamazoo City Board of Election Amendment''' measure is on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Kalamazoo County, Michigan ballot measures|Kalamazoo County]], which is in [[Michigan]].
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A '''Kalamazoo City Board of Election Amendment''' measure was on the [[November 6, 2012 ballot measures in Michigan|November 6, 2012 election ballot]] in [[Kalamazoo County, Michigan ballot measures|Kalamazoo County]], which is in [[Michigan]], where it was '''approved'''.
  
 
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Section 37 of the Charter requires the City Commission to appoint a Board of Elections for each precinct comprised of City residents.  State election law requires that the City Election Commission appoint for each precinct a Board of Election Inspectors; requires appointees to be county electors; and permits under certain conditions, the appointment of sixteen and seventeen year old persons as election inspectors.<ref name=Kalam>[http://www.kalcounty.com/clerk/Candidates_Proposals_Nov2012.pdf "Kalamazoo County Elections", "Proposals"]</ref>}}
 
Section 37 of the Charter requires the City Commission to appoint a Board of Elections for each precinct comprised of City residents.  State election law requires that the City Election Commission appoint for each precinct a Board of Election Inspectors; requires appointees to be county electors; and permits under certain conditions, the appointment of sixteen and seventeen year old persons as election inspectors.<ref name=Kalam>[http://www.kalcounty.com/clerk/Candidates_Proposals_Nov2012.pdf "Kalamazoo County Elections", "Proposals"]</ref>}}
  
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==Election results==
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{{Short outcome
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| title = Kalamzoo Amendment 5
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| yes = 15,204
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| yespct = 64.15
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| no = 8,495
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| nopct = 35.85
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| image = {{approved}}
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| unresolved =
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''Election results from [http://electionmagic.com/results/mi/K39results/K3901501sum.htm Kalamazoo County Unofficial Election Results Summary]''
  
 
==Text of measure==
 
==Text of measure==

Revision as of 18:06, 21 November 2012

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A Kalamazoo City Board of Election Amendment measure was on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Kalamazoo County, which is in Michigan, where it was approved.

Statement of Purpose:

Section 37 of the Charter requires the City Commission to appoint a Board of Elections for each precinct comprised of City residents. State election law requires that the City Election Commission appoint for each precinct a Board of Election Inspectors; requires appointees to be county electors; and permits under certain conditions, the appointment of sixteen and seventeen year old persons as election inspectors.[1][2]

Election results

Kalamzoo Amendment 5
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 15,204 64.15%
No8,49535.85%

Election results from Kalamazoo County Unofficial Election Results Summary

Text of measure

Language on the ballot:

Shall Section 37 of the Charter be amended to acknowledge the State law requirement for the appointment in each precinct of a Board of Election Inspectors be by the City Election Commission?[1][2]

See also


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Kalamazoo County Elections", "Proposals"
  2. 2.0 2.1 Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.