New Hampshire Constitutional Convention Question (2012)

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Type:Automatic ballot referral
Topic:Constitutional conventions
The New Hampshire Constitutional Convention Question, also known as Question 3, was an automatic ballot referral on the November 6, 2012 ballot in the state of New Hampshire, where it was defeated.

The measure would have called a convention to revise, alter or amend the state constitution.[1]

Election results

See also: 2012 ballot measure election results

The following are official election results:

New Hampshire Constitution Convention Question (Question 3) (2012)
Defeatedd No384,01464.04%
Yes 215,679 35.96%

Results via The New Hampshire Secretary of State

Text of the measure

Ballot language

The ballot language of the measure reads as follows, according to the New Hampshire Constitution:[2]

Shall there be a convention to amend or revise the constitution?[3]


No formal campaign in favor of the measure was identified by Ballotpedia.


No formal campaign in opposition of the measure was identified by Ballotpedia.

Path to the ballot

Part 2, Article 100 of the New Hampshire Constitution calls for a question about whether to have a convention to appear on the ballot every ten years.

See also


External links


  1. NCSL database
  2. New Hampshire Secretary of State, "2012 Constitutional Amendment Questions"
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.