SUARAM – Suara Rakyat Malaysia
Working for Human Rights
PEMANTAU Election Observation Report of the 14th Malaysian General Election
THE EFFICACY OF TERM-LIMIT IMPOSITION ON ELECTED REPRESENTATIVES
Throughout the years, I’ve been observing the term-limit imposition on elected public office holders by the State of Nevada, USA as a result of the 1994 & 1996 voters referendums. In July 2008, the Nevada State Supreme Court unanimously upheld term limits passed by voters in 1994 & 1996 as reported in the NY Times article. The voters referendums were the result of a successful initiative petition effort to amend the Constitution of the State of Nevada. The benefits such term-limits can be read and seen a decade later, in the 2018 article below :
Lastly, a fact sheet officially provided by the Nevada State Legislature of the term-limit imposition on state Senators and State Legislative Assembly members is self-explanatory. The report by the Las Vegas Sun on the matter is truly enlightening :
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