STATE PLANNING AND BUDGET PROCESS

Reference:
ARTICLE III, SECTION 19

Summary:
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Proposing amendments to the State Constitution to limit the amount of nonrecurring general revenue which may be appropriated for recurring purposes in any fiscal year to 3 percent of the total general revenue funds estimated to be available, unless otherwise approved by a three-fifths vote of the Legislature; to establish a Joint Legislative Budget Commission, which shall issue long-range financial outlooks; to provide for limited adjustments in the state budget without the concurrence of the full Legislature, as provided by general law; to reduce the number of times trust funds are automatically terminated; to require the preparation and biennial revision of a long-range state planning document; and to establish a Government Efficiency Task Force and specify its duties.

Sponsor:
The Florida Legislature

Status: Passed
Made Ballot:  
Ballot Number: 1  
Election Date: 11/07/2006 
 Votes For: 2,570,436   
 Votes Against: 1,724,867   




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