The Florida Local Option Amendment, also known as Article XIX, was a constitutional convention-referred constitutional amendment which was approved on the Florida ballot on November 2, 1886.
The amendment was an addition to the Florida Constitution of 1885 regarding the right for people to enact prohibition of alcohol locally.
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot according to the Ordinance 2 of the Florida Constitutional Convention of 1885:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|| For Article XIX
Against Article XIX