Florida School Tax, Amendment 2 (1904)
|Florida Amendment 2 (1904)|
Election results via: Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Florida (1903-1904)
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|“||Article XII, Section 8.—Increasing the maximum county tax for public free schools.||”|
Section 8. Each county shall be required to assess and collect annually for the support of public free schools therein, a tax of not less than three (3) mills, nor more than seven (7) mills on the dollar, of all taxable property in the same.
Path to the ballot
- The amendment was placed on the ballot by Joint Resolution 2 of 1903.
- The amendment was defeated for the ballot on May 13, 1903.
- Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Florida (1903-1904)
- Florida Amendments of the Election of 11-8-04
- Sample Ballot (in the Daily Miami metropolis, November 7, 1904)
- Florida Constitution Revision Commission, "Amendments, Election of 11-8-04"
- The Daily Miami Metropolis, "Educational Ballot," November 7, 1904
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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