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Florida Constitution Revision Commission

P 97: AMENDMENTS, Amendment or revision election; vote required to approve constitutional amendment or revision

PROPOSAL by Belinda Keiser

AMENDMENTS, Amendment or revision election; vote required to approve constitutional amendment or revision; Section 5 of Article XI of the State Constitution to require that any proposed amendment to or revision of the State Constitution be approved by a vote of not fewer than 60 percent of the voters voting in the election in which the proposed amendment or revision is considered.

Last Action: 1/26/2018 - Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
Location: On 2nd Reading Calendar
Proposal Text: Web Page | PDF
Committee References:
  1. General Provisions (GP)
  2. Ethics and Elections (EE)



Proposal History

Date Action
11/7/2017 • Filed
11/27/2017 • Referred to General Provisions; Ethics and Elections
12/7/2017 • On Committee agenda-- General Provisions, 12/14/17, 8:00 am, 401 Senate Office Building, Tallahassee, Florida
12/14/2017 • Favorable by General Provisions; YEAS 5 NAYS 2
12/15/2017 • Now in Ethics and Elections
1/19/2018 • On Committee agenda-- Ethics and Elections, 01/26/18, 8:00 am, 301 Senate Office Building, Tallahassee, Florida
1/26/2018 • Favorable by- Ethics and Elections; YEAS 7 NAYS 2
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading