Florida Open Government, Amendment 4 (1990)

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The Florida Open Government Amendment, also known as Amendment 4, was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on November 6, 1990.

This amendment modified Article III of the Florida Constitution to enhance open government requirements in the Legislature.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 4 (1990)
Approveda Yes 2,795,784 87.7%

Election results via: Florida Division of Elections.

Text of measure

The language that appeared on the ballot:

Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to provide that certain votes of legislators be recorded; that the Legislature provide by rule for open and noticed committee meetings and for certain other legislative meetings and meetings between the Governor, the President of the Senate, or the Speaker of the House to be reasonably open to the public; and that certain constitutional provisions relating to the Legislature be interpreted, implemented, and enforced solely by the Legislature.[1][2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Florida Secretary of State, Division of Elections, "Initiative Information"
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.