Florida College and University Board Term Limits, Amendment 2 (1964)
The Florida College and University Board Term Limits Amendment, also known as Amendment 2, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 3, 1964.
|Florida Amendment 2 (1964)|
Election results via: Florida Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
Terms of Office created by Legislature—Proposing an amendment to Article XVI, Section 7 to provide that the Legislature may extend the terms of the membership on the board charges with responsibility for colleges and universities (not including junior colleges) to not more than nine years.
Section 7. Terms of Offices Created by Legislature. The legislature shall not create any office, the term of which shall be longer than four (4) years, except membership on the board charged with responsibility for colleges and universities (not including junior colleges) which terms may be extended by the legislature to not more than nine (9) years.
Path to the ballot
- The amendment was placed on the ballot by Senate Joint Resolution 267 of 1963.
- The amendment was filed with the Secretary of State on May 31, 1963.
- Tabulation of Official Votes Cast in the General Election (1964)
- Florida Amendments of the Election of 11-3-64
- Sample Ballot (in the Ocala Star-Banner October 26, 1964)
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