Florida Transportation Bonds, Amendment 4 (1988)

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The Florida Transportation Bonds Amendment, also known as the Florida Bonds for Acquisition of Property for State Roads or for Constructing Bridges Amendment and as Amendment 4, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 8, 1988.

This amendment modified Article VII of the Florida Constitution to allow for issue of bonds for the acquisition of property for state roads.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 4 (1988)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 2,141,987 57.20%
No1,602,96542.80%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution, effective upon adoption, to authorize the Legislature to provide for issuance by the state, without a vote of the electors, of bonds pledging the full faith and credit of the state, the proceeds of which are to be used to finance or refinance the cost of acquiring real property for state roads or for constructing bridges.[2][3]

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References

  1. Florida Constitution Revision Commission, "Amendments, Election of 11-8-88"
  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.