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2017-2018 CRC

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The 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission will be the third of its kind in state history. The Governor, Florida Senate President, Florida Speaker of the House and Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice will name 36 people to the 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission. The Attorney General will be the 37th member. The members of the 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission will be selected 30 days before the start of the 2017 Legislative Session. Potential CRC members can apply through the offices of the: 

Governor

Florida Senate President

Florida Speaker of the House; and

Florida Supreme Court Chief Justice

The commission will begin its work upon the conclusion of the 2017 session. The commission will hold public hearings throughout the state where citizens can attend, share ideas and feedback on potential proposals for the ballot. After gathering public input, the commission will recommend proposals for the 2018 ballot. The proposals will be placed on the ballot and voters will ultimately decide what passes. Proposals require 60 percent of the vote in order to pass.

2017-2018 CRC Members
Click here to read about the recent appointees to the 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission. This document will be updated as additional appointments are made.

Anticipated Timeline of the 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission

February 2017: 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission named

2017 Legislative Session: Appropriations for Commission’s work

April 2017: 2017-2018 Constitution Revision Commission begins work

November 2018: Citizens vote on proposals