RULE NO: RULE TITLE
1S-2.0091: Constitutional Amendment Initiative Petition; Submission Deadline; Signature Verification
PURPOSE AND EFFECT: To implement the decision of the Florida Supreme Court which held the revocation initiative petition process unconstitutional. Supervisors of Elections and the Division of Elections will no longer determine if voters had revoked their signatures before verifying and certifying initiative petitions.
SUBJECT AREA TO BE ADDRESSED: Constitutional initiative process.
SPECIFIC AUTHORITY: 20.10(3), 97.012(1), 100.371(7) FS.
LAW IMPLEMENTED: Art XI, Fla. Const., 100.371 FS.
IF REQUESTED IN WRITING AND NOT DEEMED UNNECESSARY BY THE AGENCY HEAD, A RULE DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP WILL BE HELD AT THE DATE, TIME AND PLACE SHOWN BELOW:
TIME AND DATE: April 19, 2010, 2:00 p.m.
PLACE: Room 307, R. A. Gray Building, Department of State, 500 S. Bronough Street, Tallahassee, Floirda 32399
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THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED RULE DEVELOPMENT AND A COPY OF THE PRELIMINARY DRAFT, IF AVAILABLE, IS: Gary J. Holland, Assistant General Counsel, Florida Department of State at (850)245-6536; email: email@example.com
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