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Florida 1940 ballot measures

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1942
1938
Six statewide ballot measures were on the November 5, 1940 ballot in the state of Florida.

On the ballot

November 5

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Amendment 1 Taxes Prohibits state ad valorem taxes on real or personal property except intangible personal property Approveda
LRCA Amendment 2 Prisons Allows for the creation of a Parole Commission Approveda
LRCA Amendment 3 Gambling Allows for the equal allocation and distribution of taxes collected on parimutual gambling Approveda
LRCA Amendment 4 Judiciary Creates a 7th Supreme Court Justice, allows court to act in divisions, and designates the Chief Justice as chief administrative officer Approveda
LRCA Amendment 5 Local Gov't Allows for the creation of County Commissioner’s districts in each county Defeatedd
LRCA Amendment 6 Taxes Provides for a tax exemption for widows of up to $500 Approveda

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