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Florida Constitution Revision Commission

PUB 700760: Restoration of Rights to Felons by Kyle Baker

ARTICLE VI: SUFFRAGE AND ELECTIONS, Section 4. Disqualifications.

SECTION 4.Disqualifications.
  1. No person convicted of a felony, except upon completion of their sentence;, nor any person adjudicated in this or any other state to be mentally incompetent, unless such disability has been removed, shall be qualified to vote or hold office. until restoration of civil rights or removal of disability.
  2. No person may appear on the ballot for re-election to any of the following offices:
    1. Florida representative,
    2. Florida senator,
    3. Florida Lieutenant governor,
    4. any office of the Florida cabinet,
    5. U.S. Representative from Florida, or
    6. U.S. Senator from Florida

    if, by the end of the current term of office, the person will have served (or, but for resignation, would have served) in that office for eight consecutive years.