Florida Tort Reform Amendment (1988)
Measure 10 was the sixth citizen-initiated proposed amendment to appear on a Florida statewide ballot.
Text of measure
The summary of Measure 10 that appeared on the ballot said:
- Amendment provides that a person entitled to recover damages for bodily injuries in any action may not recover more than $100,000 for non-economic losses; defines non-economic losses to include pain and suffering, inconvenience, mental anguish, loss of capacity to enjoy life, loss of consortium and other non-pecuniary losses; provides by general law the maximum amount recoverable may be adjusted utilizing a consumer price index published by the United States Government; provides an effective date.