Hot Topics – Constitutional Amendments on the November Ballot

There are 6 constitutional amendments on the November Florida ballot. Find out how the amendment will operate and what are it’s pros and cons. Below is a summary of the amendments from Ballotpedia.com.

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TypeTitleSubjectDescription
CICAAmendment 1SuffrageStates in the state Constitution that only U.S. citizens can vote in federal, state, local, or school elections
CICAAmendment 2Minimum wageIncreases the state minimum wage to $15 by 2026
CICAAmendment 3ElectionsEstablishes a top-two open primary system for state office primary elections
CICAAmendment 4Direct democracyRequires voter-approved constitutional amendments to be approved by voters at a second general election
LRCAAmendment 5TaxesIncreases the period during which a person may transfer “Save Our Homes” benefits to a new homestead property from two years to three years
LRCAAmendment 6TaxesAllows a homestead property tax discount to be transferred to the surviving spouse of a deceased veteran

Date

Oct 12 2020

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12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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