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HJR 88, 70th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment allowing the issuance of general obligation bonds for undertakings related to a superconducting super collider research facility.

Proposition Prop. 19 - The constitutional amendment authorizing the issuance of general obligation bonds to fund undertakings related to a superconducting super collider research facility sponsored or authorized by the United States government, and to make appropriate grants for such undertakings.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/03/1987

Votes for: 1,347,362
Votes against: 754,445

Enabling legislation
HB 1909 (70 R.S.) Relating to the powers and duties of the Texas National Research Laboratory Commission; granting authority to issue bonds.

Articles affected Article 3 : Adds §49-g   

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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