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SJR 35, 70th Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment to permit spouses to hold community property with right of survivorship.

Proposition Prop. 12 - The constitutional amendment permitting spouses to hold community property with right of survivorship.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/03/1987

Votes for: 1,823,183
Votes against: 328,391

Enabling legislation
SB 893 (70 R.S.) Relating to the agreement of spouses regarding certain rights in certain property.

Articles affected Article 16 : Amends §15   

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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