The Florida Judicial Salaries Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was defeated on the ballot on November 6, 1906.
This amendment sought to modify Article V of the Florida Constitution to set the salaries of Supreme Court justices and Circuit Court judges.
| Florida Amendment 2 (1906)|
|Yes|| 6,752|| 38.40%|
Election results via: Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Florida (1905-1906)
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.
|| Constitutional Amendment—Section 9 of Article 5—Establishing the salary of Justices of the Supreme Court and Judges of the Circuit Court.
Section 9. The salaries of each Justice of the Supreme Court shall be four thousand ($4,000.00) dollars a year. The salary of each Circuit Judge shall be three thousand five hundred ($3,500.00) dollars a year.
Path to the ballot
- The amendment was placed on the ballot by Joint Resolution 1 of 1905.
- The amendment was approved for the ballot on May 31, 1905.