HB 2374 Referendum on abolishing constitutional offices.
S. Vance Wilkins, Jr. | all patrons    ...    notes
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Summary:
Referendum on abolishing constitutional offices. Provides that a county may not conduct a referendum to adopt an optional form of county government that involves abolishing certain constitutional offices (e.g., treasurer and commissioner of the revenue) until an initial referendum is held to authorize the county to seek such a change. The ballot question on the initial referendum makes it clear that the change in form would abolish the offices. The initial authorizing referendum can be requested only by petition of qualified voters equaling at least 20 percent of the voters at the last presidential election. Either the governing body or 10 percent of the qualified voters can then request the referendum for the actual change.

Full text:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD4959488  pdf

Status:
01/23/95  House: Presented & ordered printed LD4959488
01/23/95  House: Referred to Committee on Privileges and Elections
01/30/95  House: Assigned to P. & E. sub-committee: 1
02/01/95  House: Reported from Privileges and Elections (20-Y 2-N)
02/02/95  House: Read first time
02/03/95  House: Stricken from House calendar