Florida Abolishing Constitution Revision Commission, Amendment 1 (1980)

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The Florida Abolishing Constitution Revision Commission Amendment, also known as Amendment 1, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was defeated on the ballot on November 4, 1980.

This amendment sought to modify Articles II and XI of the Florida Constitution to abolish the Florida Constitution Revision Commission.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 1 (1980)
Defeatedd No1,512,68256.50%
Yes 1,164,824 43.50%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Proposing amendments to Section 5 of Article II and Sections 2 and 5 of Article XI of the State Constitution to abolish the Constitution Revision Commission.[2][3]

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  1. Florida Constitution Revision Commission, "Amendments, Election of 11-4-80"
  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.