|2015 WHATCOM COUNTY CHARTER REVIEW COMMISSIONERS|
|District 1||District 2||District 3|
|Todd Donovan||Ken Bell||Yvonne Goldsmith|
|Barbara Ryan||Chet Dow - Secretary||Wes Kentch|
|Eli Mackiewicz||Ben Elenbaas - Chair||Richard May|
|Thomas Stuen||Joe Elenbaas - Vice-Chair||Jon Mutchler|
|Alie Walker||Cliff Langley||Eileen Sobjack|
Whatcom County Home Rule Charter, Section 8.21
"The Commission may propose amendments to the charter by filing such proposed amendments with the County Council who shall submit the amendment to the voters at the next November general election at least ninety (90) days after the filing and registration of the amendments."
Whatcom County Home Rule Charter, Section 8.20
"If a proposed amendment is approved by a majority of the voters voting on the issue, it shall be effective ten (10) days after the results of the election are certified, unless a later date is specified."
Whatcom County Home Rule Charter Section 8.11
"...The Commission shall consist of fifteen (15) persons, an equal number from each Council district. There shall be no filing fee nor shall there be a primary. The qualified voters of the respective districts shall vote only for candidates from their district at the general election. Candidates' names shall appear on all ballots as drawn by lot. The member of the Commission who receives the greatest number of votes shall convene the Commission. The term of office shall be 1 year..."