Voting Restoration Amendment
14-01

Reference:
Article VI, Section 4

Summary:
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This amendment restores the voting rights of Floridians with felony convictions after they complete all terms of their sentence including parole or probation. The amendment would not apply to those convicted of murder or sexual offenses, who would continue to be permanently barred from voting unless the Governor and Cabinet vote to restore their voting rights on a case by case basis.

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Sponsor:
Floridians for a Fair Democracy, Inc.
3000 Gulf-to-Bay Boulevard
Suite 503
Clearwater, FL 33759-
(727) 726-8617
  Contact: Desmond Meade, Chairperson
450 Godwin Street
Oviedo, FL 32765-0000

Signatures:
 Required for review by Attorney General: 76,632  
 Required to have initiative on the ballot: 766,200  
 Signatures expired (more than 2 years old): 40,342 
 Number currently valid: 239,671**  
(View By District by County)
**Verified Totals are UNOFFICIAL until the Initiative receives certification and a ballot number.

Status: Active
Approval Date: 10/31/2014 
Undue Burden: 07/02/2015 
Made Review: 09/14/2016 
Attorney General: 09/15/2016 
Sent to Supreme Court: 10/04/2016 
Supreme Court Ruling: Constitutional  
SC Ruling Date: 04/20/2017 
Financial Impact Statement Date: 10/28/2016 
SC Approval of Financial Impact Statement: 04/20/2017 
Made Ballot:  
Ballot Number: 0  
Election Year: 2018 




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