FL H0285 | 2019 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Introduced on January 15 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-05 - Introduced
Pending: House Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Proposes amendment to State Constitution to allow proposal of laws by initiative without legislative or gubernatorial approval; prescribe requirements for subject matter, proposal, & approval of such initiatives; require extraordinary vote of each house of Legislature to amend or repeal laws approved by voters; require Legislature to adopt procedures for initiatives; provide for Supreme Court review of initiative petitions; require ballot statements for such initiatives to include statement of economic impact.

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Title

Legislation by Initiative

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-05HouseIntroduced
2019-01-23HouseReferred to Oversight, Transparency and Public Management Subcommittee; Civil Justice Subcommittee; State Affairs Committee
2019-01-15HouseFiled

Same As/Similar To

S1398 (Same As) 2019-03-05 - Introduced

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