A Kalamazoo City Board of Election Amendment measure is on the November 6, 2012 election ballot in Kalamazoo County, which is in Michigan.
|| 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.
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?