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Florida Taxation and Budget Reform Commission, Amendment 6 (1988)

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The Florida Taxation and Budget Reform Commission Amendment, also known as Amendment 6, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 8, 1988.

This amendment modified Articles II and XI of the Florida Constitution to create a Taxation and Budget Reform Commission with the power to propose statutory changes and constitutional amendments.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 6 (1988)
Approveda Yes 2,111,320 57.85%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

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This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Transfers authority to review matters relating to state and local taxation and the budgetary process from the Constitution Revision Commission to a newly created Taxation and Budget Reform Commission to be established in 1990 and every 10 years thereafter. The new commission will issue a report and it may propose statutory changes to the Legislature, and submit proposed constitutional changes to the voters.[2]

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