Florida Miami-Dade County Home Rule Charter, Amendment 3 (2002)
The Florida Miami-Dade County Home Rule Charter Amendment, also known as Amendment 3, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on the November 5, 2002 election ballot in Florida, where it was defeated.
The amendment sought to amend Article VIII, Section 8 of the Florida Constitution to allow the legislature to create special laws regarding Miami-Dade County that would be approved by voters of that county and to fix references to the county's name.
|Florida Amendment 3 (2002)|
Results via: the Florida Department of State, Division of Elections
Text of measure
The ballot title read:
|“||Authorizing Amendments to Miami-Dade County Home Rule Charter by Special Law Approved by Referendum||”|
The ballot summary read:
|“||Proposing an amendment to Section 6 of Article VIII of the State Constitution to authorize amendments or revisions to the Miami-Dade County Home Rule Charter by special law approved by a vote of the electors of Miami-Dade County and to conform references to the county's current name.||”|
The text of the amendment read:
SECTION 6. Schedule to Article VIII.--
- "Authorizing Amendments to Miami-Dade County Home Rule Charter by Special Law Approved by Referendum," Florida Department of State, Division of Elections
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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