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HJR 5, 70th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide assistance to encourage economic development in the state.

Proposition Prop. 4 - The constitutional amendment authorizing the legislature to provide assistance to encourage economic development in the state.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/03/1987

Votes for: 1,089,136
Votes against: 1,019,428

Enabling legislation
HB 4 (70 R.S.) Relating to economic development and creation of the Texas Department of Commerce; providing for the issuance of bonds.

Articles affected Article 3 : Adds §52-a   

Analyses of proposed amendments:
House Research Organization Amendments Proposed for the November 3, 1987 election.
Texas Legislative Council Analyses of Proposed Constitutional Amendments for the November 3, 1987 election.

Effective dates
Unless otherwise specified, an amendment takes effect as part of the constitution on the date of the official canvass of election returns showing adoption of the amendment.

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