Amendment 1 - Health care services

 

Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to prohibit laws or rules from compelling any person or employer to purchase, obtain, or otherwise provide for health care coverage.

 

Amendment 2 - Veterans disabled due to combat injury; Homestead Property tax discount

 

Proposing an amendment to Section 6 of Article VII and the creation of Section 32 of Article XII of the State Constitution to expand the availability of the property discount on the homesteads of veteran

 

Amendment 3 - State government revenue limitation

 

This proposed amendment to the State Constitution replaces the existing state revenue limitation based on Florida personal income growth with a new state revenue limitation based on inflation and populat

 

Amendment 4 - Property tax limitations, property value decline, reduction for nonhomestead assessment increases, delay of scheduled repeal

 

This would amend Florida Constitution Article VII, Section 4 (Taxation; assessments) and Section 6 (Homestead exemptions). It also would amend Article XII, Section 27, and add Sections 32 and 33, relating to the Schedule…

 

Amendment 5 - State courts

 

Proposing a revision of Article V of the State Constitution relating to the judiciary.

 

Amendment 6 - Prohibition of public funding of abortions; construction of abortion rights

 

This proposed amendment provides that public funds may not be expended for any abortion or for health-benefits coverage that includes coverage of abortion.

 

Amendment 7 - Religious freedom

 

Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution providing that no individual or entity may be denied, on the basis of religious identity or belief, governmental benefits, funding or other support, excep

 

Amendment 8 - Homestead property tax exemption for surviving spouse of military veteran or first responder

 

Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to authorize the Legislature to provide by general law ad valorem homestead property tax relief to the surviving spouse of a military veteran who died

 

Amendment 9 - Tangible personal property tax exemption

 

Tangible personal property tax exemption

 

Amendment 10 - Additional Homestead exemption; low-income seniors who maintain long-term residency on property; equal to assessed value

 

Proposing an amendment to the State Constitution to authorize the Legislature, by general law and subject to conditions set forth in the general law, to allow counties and municipalities to grant an addi

 
 
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Florida Politics


Obama to hold year-end news conference
President Barack Obama will hold an end-of-the year news conference at the White House Friday afternoon.
 

Crist visits Gulf Coast, talks education
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Supreme Court News


Supreme Court refuses to delay release…
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has cleared the way for the early release of nearly 10,000 California inmates…
 

NC challenges Alcoa's property rights for…
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina officials filed a lawsuit Friday in a long-running fight with Alcoa Inc. over who…
 

Fla. to resume voter purge after high court…
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Florida (change)

 
Nicknamed the “Sunshine State,” Florida has a population of over 18.5 million people. Major cities include the capital of Tallahassee, Jacksonville, Orlando, Miami and Pensacola.
 
Offices & Officials

Governor: Rick Scott
Lieutenant Governor: Jennifer Carroll
Attorney General: Pam Bondi
State Treasurer: Jeff Atwater
Secretary of State: Kurt S. Browning