Repeal of High Speed Rail Amendment
04-03

Reference:
Article X, Section 19

Summary:
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This amendment repeals an amendment in the Florida Constitution that requires the Legislature, the Cabinet and the Governor to proceed with the development and operation of a high speed ground transportation system by the state and/or by a private entity.

Sponsor:
Derail the Bullet Train (DEBT)
610 S Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33606-0000
(813) 254-3369
  Contact: David L. Goodstein, Chairperson
18635 Sea Turtle Lane
Boca Raton, FL 33498-0000

Signatures: **Verified Totals are UNOFFICIAL until the Initiative receives certification and a ballot number.
 Required for review by Attorney General: 48,869 
 Required to have initiative on the ballot: 488,722 
 ** Number currently valid: 527,926 
(View By District by County)

Status: Passed
Approval Date: 02/18/2004 
Undue Burden:  
Made Review: 06/01/2004 
Attorney General: 06/02/2004 
Sent to Supreme Court: 06/07/2004 
Supreme Court Ruling: Constitutional  
SC Ruling Date: 07/15/2004 
Made Ballot: 07/29/2004 
Ballot Number: 6  
Election Date: 11/02/2004 
 Votes For: 4,519,423   
 Votes Against: 2,573,280   




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