Florida Budget Accountability, Amendment 4 (1992)

From Ballotpedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Voting on
state and local
government budgets,
spending and finance
State finance.jpg
Budget policy
Ballot measures
By state
By year
Not on ballot
Florida Constitution
750px-Flag of Florida.svg.png

The Florida Budget Accountability Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was a commission referral in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 3, 1992.

This amendment modified Articles III, IV, IV, and XII of the Florida Constitution to implement various changes to the state budget process. The measure was placed on the ballot by the Florida Taxation and Budget Reform Commission.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 4 (1992)
Approveda Yes 3,815,563 82.7%

Election results via: Florida Division of Elections.

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

A revision requiring: 72-hour public review for appropriation bills; a budget stabilization fund; performance measurement and productivity programs; a state planning document and department ad agency planning processes; appropriation bills format; appropriations review; annual state budgeting and planning processes; processes for creating and sunsetting trust funds; and a final budget report. Providing executive authority to maintain a balanced budget and to direct planning and budgeting. Expanding use of educational capital outlay funds.[1][2]

See also

Suggest a link

External links


  1. 1.0 1.1 Florida Secretary of State, Division of Elections, "Initiative Information"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.