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Amendment to the Constitution of the State (Changing the Official Name of the State)

Rhode Island Ballot Measure - State Question 1

Election: Nov. 2, 2010 (General)
Outcome: Failed

Categories:
Constitution
Government Operations

Yes
71,162
(22.13%)

No
250,466
(77.87%)

Measure Text

Approval of the amendment to the Title, Preamble and Section 3 of Article III of the Rhode Island Constitution set forth below will have the effect of changing the official name of the State from "State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations" to "State of Rhode Island":

APPROVE

REJECT

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