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Florida 1988 ballot measures

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Eleven statewide ballot measures were on the November 8, 1988 ballot in Florida.

On the ballot

November 8

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Judiciary Allows for county court judges to be subject to impeachment by the Legislature Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Law enforcement Grants crime victims the right to be informed of criminal proceedings Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Taxes Allows high water recharge land to be classified by law solely on the basis of character or use Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Bond issues Allows for issue of bonds for the acquisition of property for state roads Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Taxes Extends the property tax exemption for widows to widowers as well Approveda
LRCA Amendment 6 Gov't Finances Creates a Taxation and Budget Reform Commission with the power to propose statutory changes and constitutional amendments Approveda
LRCA Amendment 7 State judiciary Increases terms of county court judges from four to six years Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 8 State judiciary Authorizes the Legislature to establish a hearing officer system to hear civil traffic offenses Approveda
LRCA Amendment 9 Veterans Authorizes the creation of a Department of Veterans Affairs and a Department of Elderly Affairs Approveda
CICA Amendment 10 Tort Limits the amount that can be recovered for non-economic losses in civil actions regarding bodily injuries Defeatedd
CICA Amendment 11 English Establishes English as the official language of Florida Approveda

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