Florida Transportation Initiative for statewide high speed monorail, fixed guideway or magnetic levitation system.
99-05

Reference:
Article X, Section 19

Summary:
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To reduce traffic and increase travel alternatives, this amendment provides for development of a high speed monorail, fixed guideway or magnetic levitation system linking Florida's five largest urban areas and providing for access to existing air and ground transportation facilities and services by directing the state and/or state authorized private entity to implement the financing, acquisition of right-of-way, design, construction and operation of the system, with construction beginning by November 1, 2003.

Sponsor:
Floridians for 21st Century Travel Connections & Choices
Post Office Box 2805
Lakeland, FL 33806-2805
(863) 665-6252
  Contact: C. C. Dockery, Chairperson
2310 A-Z Park Road
Lakeland, FL 33801-0000

Signatures: **Verified Totals are UNOFFICIAL until the Initiative receives certification and a ballot number.
 Required for review by Attorney General: 43,536 
 Required to have initiative on the ballot: 435,329 
 ** Number currently valid: 493,756 
(View By District by County)

Status: Passed
Approval Date: 08/25/1999 
Undue Burden:  
Made Review: 02/16/2000 
Attorney General: 02/16/2000 
Sent to Supreme Court:  
Supreme Court Ruling:  
SC Ruling Date:  
Made Ballot: 08/07/2000 
Ballot Number: 1  
Election Date: 11/07/2000 
 Votes For: 2,900,253   
 Votes Against: 2,607,495   




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