Florida allows the citizen to petition to have items placed on the ballot to be added to the state constitution. The process requires the collection of soe 400,000 signatures for an item to be added to the ballot. The Florida constitution is probably the easiest in the country to ammend because of this process. In the past, through the wisdom of this process, the people of Florida decided that pregnant pigs should require a minimum sized pen to be kept in and this is now in the constitution. We also decided that classes in public schools should be limited to a specific size, while at the same time electing a Governor who was against the ammendment and rejecting the candidate who was in favor of it. Eight proposals make Florida ballot http://www.tcpalm.com/tcp/politics/article/0,1651,TCP_1023_3082876,00.html This year's initiatives: This was added after the Supreme Court of Florida decided that a 1999 law requiring doctors to notify parents was unconstitutional. Shortens the period for collecting signatures. This repeals an ammendment voted in a couple of years ago. Oh, the sillyness.