Florida Departments of Veteran Affairs and Elderly Affairs, Amendment 9 (1988)

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The Florida Departments of Veteran Affairs and Elderly Affairs Amendment, also known as Amendment 9, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 8, 1988.

This amendment modified Article IV of the Florida Constitution to authorize the creation of a Department of Veterans Affairs and a Department of Elderly Affairs.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 9 (1988)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 2,723,848 68.96%
No1,225,91531.04%

Election results via: Florida Elections Division

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The language that appeared on the ballot:

This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.

Proposes an amendment to the State Constitution to authorize the creation of a Department of Veterans Affairs and a Department of Elderly Affairs.[2]

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