Florida State School Fund, Amendment 3 (October 1894)

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The Florida State School Fund Amendment was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment in Florida which was approved on the ballot on October 2, 1894.

This amendment modified Article XII of the Florida Constitution in relation to the division of the State School Fund.[1]

Election results

Florida Amendment 3 (October 1894)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 10,126 52.52%
No9,15447.48%

Election results via: Report of the Secretary of State of the State of Florida (1893-1894)

Text of measure

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Constitutional changes

Section 7. Provision shall be made by law for the apportionment and distribution of the interest on the State School Fund and all other means provided, including the special tax, for the support and maintenance of public free schools, among the several counties of the State in proportion to the average attendance upon schools in the said counties respectively.[1]

Path to the ballot

  • The amendment was placed on the ballot by House Joint Resolution 3 of 1893.
  • The amendment was approved for the ballot on June 2, 1893.[1]

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