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Florida Single-Member Districts and Reapportionment Commission, Amendment 3 (1978)

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The Florida Single-Member Districts and Reapportionment Commission Amendment, also known as Amendment 3, was a commission referral in Florida which was defeated on the ballot on November 7, 1978.

This amendment sought to modify Article III of the Florida Constitution to require single-member legislative districts and to establish a commission to prepare a reapportionment plan of districts.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 3 (1978)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No1,113,39453.12%
Yes 982,747 46.88%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Proposing a revision of the Florida Constitution to require single-member legislative districts, and to establish reapportionment standards and a commission to prepare a reapportionment plan for legislative and congressional districts.[2][3]

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  1. Florida Constitution Revision Commission, "Amendments, Election of 11-7-78"
  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.