Proposition Prop. 5 - The constitutional amendment authorizing agreements between the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation and the Texas Turnpike Authority and the governing bodies of counties with a population of more that 40,000, adjoining counties, and cities and districts located in those counties to aid turnpikes, toll roads and toll bridges by guaranteeing bonds issued by the Texas Turnpike Authority.
Outcome: DefeatedElection date: 11/03/1987
Votes for: 951,130
Votes against: 1,111,903
HB 1364 (70 R.S.) Providing for agreements in aid of turnpike projects between the State Department of Highways and Public Transportation or counties, political subdivisions (including cities), or local governmental entities and the Texas Turnpike Authority, and the issuance of bonds.
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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.
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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