Citizenship Requirement to Vote in Florida Elections
Florida Ballot Measure - Amendment 1
Election: Nov. 3, 2020 (General)
Categories:Campaign Finance and Elections
Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
This amendment provides that only United States Citizens who are at least eighteen years of age, a permanent resident of Florida, and registered to vote, as provided by law, shall be qualified to vote in a Florida election.
Full Text of the Proposed Amendment:
ARTICLE VI, Section 2. Electors.
[Every citizen] Only a citizen of the United States who is at least eighteen years of age and who is a permanent resident of the state, if registered as provided by law, shall be an elector of the county where registered.
(Note: Brackets indicate proposed removal of text)