VIP 5.1.2: BallotMeasureContest

list: Return all proposals for upcoming elections.

retrieve: Return a specific proposal for an upcoming election.

GET /api/proposals/4780/
Allow: GET
Content-Type: application/json
Vary: Accept

    "url": "",
    "id": 4780,
    "name": "I. Proposed Amendment to Title III (Registration-nominations-elections), Section 6 (non-partisan Election) of the Charter of the City of Grand Rapids, Moving All City Elections From Odd Number Years to Even Number Years.",
    "description": "If passed this proposal would temporarily suspend term limits as provided in City Charter Title II, Section 9. Any Commissioner with a term set to expire in 2021 would have their term extended until the elections of 2022.\n\nA proposal to amend the Grand Rapids City Charter to require all City elections take place in even number years.\n\nShall this amendment be adopted?",
    "reference_url": null,
    "election": {
        "url": "",
        "id": 41,
        "name": "State General",
        "date": "2020-11-03",
        "date_humanized": "Tuesday, November 3rd",
        "description": "",
        "description_edit_url": "",
        "active": true,
        "reference_url": null
    "district": {
        "url": "",
        "id": 8,
        "category": "Jurisdiction",
        "name": "City of Grand Rapids"