The Florida Executive Cabinet Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was a commission referral in Florida which was defeated on the ballot on November 7, 1978.
This amendment sought to modify Articles IV and XI of the Florida Constitution to eliminate the executive cabinet in Florida.
| Florida Amendment 4 (1978)|
|Yes|| 540,979|| 25.10%|
Election results via: Florida Elections Division
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Proposing a revision of the Florida Constitution to eliminate the cabinet composed of the secretary of state, the attorney general, the comptroller, the treasurer, the commissioner of agriculture and the commissioner of education in January, 1983; and to provide, in such event, that the governor, acting jointly with at least one officer, as provided by law, shall be responsible for the investment of state funds, the management of bond debt and the acquisition and disposition of state lands; and to provide that other cabinet duties shall be transferred by law.