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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]].
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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 19:06, 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.

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

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]

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:

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

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]

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