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Florida Civil Traffic Hearing Officers, Amendment 8 (1988)

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The Florida Civil Traffic Hearing Officers Amendment, also known as Amendment 8, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 8, 1988.

This amendment modified Article V of the Florida Constitution to authorize the Legislature to establish a hearing officer system to hear civil traffic offenses.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 8 (1988)
Approveda Yes 2,736,373 70.46%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Authorizes the Legislature to establish a civil traffic hearing officer system to hear civil traffic offenses.[2][3]

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  1. Florida Constitution Revision Commission, "Amendments, Election of 11-8-88"
  2. Florida Secretary of State, Division of Elections, "Initiative Information"
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.