The Florida Judicial Commissions Amendment, also known as Amendment 3, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 5, 1996.
This amendment modified Article V of the Florida Constitution to allow the Judicial Nominating Commission to recommend six names for vacancies, and to expand authority of Judicial Qualifications Commission.
| Florida Amendment 3 (1996)|
| Yes|| 3,436,753|| 74.9%|
Election results via: Florida Division of Elections.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Proposing amendments to the State Constitution to allow judicial nominating commissions to recommend from three up to six persons to fill a court vacancy; and to restructure the Judicial Qualifications Commission and permit additional sanctions for judicial misconduct.