Conservation and Protection of Florida's Scenic Beauty: Florida's Billboard Amendment

Article II, Section 7

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Protects trees on public property from being removed or altered to enhance billboard visibility, and allows beautification projects to be installed without being restricted by presence of billboards. Provides local governments with greater home rule authority to require billboard removal. Provides just compensation ceiling for billboard removal except where greater amount required by federal law or federal constitution. Prohibits new billboard construction along any public street or highway. Provides definitions. Effective upon approval by electors.

Conserve and Protect Florida's Scenic Beauty
1549 Cesery Boulevard
Jacksonville, FL 32211-5329
(904) 743-2355
  Contact: William D. Brinton, Chairperson
1301 Riverplace Boulevard
Suite 1500
Jacksonville, FL 32207-
(904) 346-553

 Required for review by Attorney General: 76,632  
 Required to have initiative on the ballot: 766,200  
 Number currently valid: 0**  
**Verified Totals are UNOFFICIAL until the Initiative receives certification and a ballot number.

Status: Closed
Approval Date: 08/14/2002 
Undue Burden: 08/16/2002 
Made Review:  
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Made Ballot:  
Ballot Number: 0  
Election Year: 2018 

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