- PROTECTS OUR RIGHT TO VOTE
Ensures all constitutional officers in your county are elected (sheriff, tax collector, property appraiser, clerk of court and supervisor
- PROTECTS OUR FAMILIES
Creates the Office of Domestic Security and Counterterrorism within the Florida Department of Law Enforcement.
- PROTECTS OUR TAX DOLLARS
Improves state budgeting by starting the Legislature’s annual session in January of even-numbered years.
- PROTECTS OUR VETERANS
Preserves the structure and governance of the Department of Veterans’ Affairs to support the changing needs of Florida’s military members.
ARTICLE III, SECTION 3
ARTICLE IV, SECTIONS 4, 11
ARTICLE VIII, SECTIONS 1, 6
State and Local Government Structure and Operation
Requires legislature to retain department of veterans’ affairs. Ensures election of sheriffs, property appraisers, supervisors of elections, tax collectors, and clerks of court in all counties; removes county charters’ ability to abolish, change term, transfer duties, or eliminate election of these offices. Changes annual legislative session commencement date in even numbered years from March to January; removes legislature’s authorization to fix another date. Creates office of domestic security and counterterrorism within department of law enforcement.
To learn more about Amendment 10 before this November’s General Election, please visit Amendment10.org