Florida English Official Language, Amendment 11 (1988)

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The English is the official language in Florida Amendment, also known as Amendment 11, was an initiated constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 8, 1988.

This amendment modified Article II of the Florida Constitution to establish English as the official language of Florida.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 11 (1988)
Approveda Yes 3,457,039 83.87%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Establishes English as the official language of the State of Florida. Enables the legislature to implement this article by appropriate legislation.[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.