Limited Political Terms in Certain Elective Offices

Article IV, Section 4

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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.

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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