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Florida Housing Bonds, Amendment 2 (October 1980)

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The Florida Housing Bonds Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on October 7, 1980.

This amendment modified Articles VII and XII of the Florida Constitution to allow for revenue bonds for housing and related facilities.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 2 (October 1980)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 826,742 57.20%
No618,69442.80%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Proposing the creation of Section 16 of Article VII and Section 18 of Article XII of the State Constitution to authorize the issuance of revenue bonds to finance and refinance housing and related facilities in Florida, secured primarily by pledged revenues at least equal to the annual bond payments.[2][3]

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References

  1. Florida Constitution Revision Commission, "Amendments, Election of 10-7-80"
  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.