State Operated Lotteries

Article X, Section 15

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The Amendment authorizes the state to operate lotteries. It provides a severance clause to retain the above provision should any subsection or subsections be held unconstitutional because of more than one subject. The schedule provides, unless changed by law, for the lotteries to be known as the Florida Education Lotteries and for the net proceeds derived to be deposited in a state trust fund, designated State Education Lotteries Trust Fund, for appropriation by the Legislature.

Initiative Committee Before 1988
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Signatures: **Verified Totals are UNOFFICIAL until the Initiative receives certification and a ballot number.
 Required for review by Attorney General: 34,295 
 Required to have initiative on the ballot: 342,939 
 ** Number currently valid:

Status: Passed
Approval Date: 06/10/1985 
Undue Burden:  
Made Review:  
Attorney General:  
Sent to Supreme Court:  
Supreme Court Ruling:  
SC Ruling Date:  
Made Ballot: 07/30/1986 
Ballot Number: 5  
Election Date: 11/04/1986 
 Votes For: 2,039,437   
 Votes Against: 1,168,858   

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