Florida 1970 ballot measures
- All seven measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Two measures were approved and five were defeated.
On the ballot
|Amendment 1||Suffrage||Provides the right to vote to those of the age of 18 and over|
|Amendment 2||Civil rights||States that 18 is the age of legal adulthood|
|Amendment 3||Judiciary||Restructures the state judicial system|
|Amendment 4||Environment||Allows for bonds to finance pollution control|
|Amendment 5||Environment||Restricts state sales of submerged lands to only when in the public interest|
|Amendment 6||Term limits||Extends the terms of the state House of Representatives from two years to four years|
|Amendment 7||Education||Allows for a pay-as-you-go finance system for school construction through temporary tax increases approved by voters|
- Florida November 3, 1970 Amendment Proposals - Florida Constitutional Revision Commission
- Sample Ballot - Ocala Star-Banner, October 26, 1970