Limited Political Terms in Certain Elective Offices

Reference:
Article IV, Section 4

Summary:
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Limits terms by prohibiting incumbents who have held the same elective office for the preceding eight years from appearing on the ballot for re-election to that office. Offices covered are: Florida Representative and Senator, Lieutenant Governor, Florida Cabinet, and U.S. Senator and Representative. Terms of office beginning before amendment approval are not counted.

Sponsor:
Citizens for Limited Political Terms PAC
Post Office Box 3090
Winter Park, FL 32790-0000
(407) 644-9700
  Contact: F. Philip Handy, Chairperson

Signatures: **Verified Totals are UNOFFICIAL until the Initiative receives certification and a ballot number.
 Required for review by Attorney General: 36,389 
 Required to have initiative on the ballot: 363,886 
 ** Number currently valid:

Status: Passed
Approval Date: 04/03/1991 
Undue Burden:  
Made Review:  
Attorney General:  
Sent to Supreme Court:  
Supreme Court Ruling: Constitutional :  The initiative petition and proposed ballot summary meet the requirements of art. XI, Sec. 3 of the Fla. Const., and sec. 101.161, F.S.  
SC Ruling Date: 12/19/1991 
Made Ballot: 07/23/1992 
Ballot Number: 9  
Election Date: 11/03/1992 
 Votes For: 3,625,500   
 Votes Against: 1,097,127   




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