Maryland Question 1
, also known as the Elections and Terms of Offices for County Officers Act
, was on the November 7, 2000
election ballot in Maryland
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved.
| Question 1|
| Yes|| 875,349|| 69%|
Text of measure
Legislative Constitutional Amendment
- Excepts the Board of County Commissioners of Cecil County from the constitutional requirements that all State and county elections be held only in every fourth year on a particular date and that all State and county officers hold four-year terms, in order to allow staggered terms with elections held every second year.