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2.04.150 Computation of the Vote.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 177200, effective February 21, 2003.)
 
A. No measure shall be adopted unless it receives an affirmative majority of the total number of votes.
 
B. A measure that falls under the requirements of Article 11, Section11 (8) of the Oregon Constitution shall be adopted only if it receives an affirmative majority of the total number of votes and:
1. At least 50 percent of registered voters of the City cast a ballot; or
 
2. The election is a general election in an even-numbered year.
C. If there are two or more measures on the ballot on the same subject or containing conflicting provisions, the measure receiving the greatest number of affirmative votes shall be the measure adopted.