Florida Justices of the Peace, Amendment 3 (1944)

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Justices of the Peace, Amendment 3 was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida that was approved by voters in the general election on November 7, 1944. The amendment relates to justice districts and justices of the peace.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 3 (1944)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 94,312 66.62%
No47,24833.38%

Election results via: Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Florida (1943-1944)

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

NO. 3

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT

ARTICLE V, SECTION 21

To amend Article V, Section 21 limiting the number of Justice Peace Districts in any county to five, providing the Legislature may change boundaries, abolish or create districts, if submitted to the people in the next general election.[2]

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  1. Amendments made to state constitution November 7, 1944
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.