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HJR 87, 83rd Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment authorizing a home-rule municipality to provide in its charter the procedure to fill a vacancy on its governing body for which the unexpired term is 12 months or less.

Proposition Prop. 7 - The constitutional amendment authorizing a home-rule municipality to provide in its charter the procedure to fill a vacancy on its governing body for which the unexpired term is 12 months or less.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/05/2013

Votes for: 809,844
Votes against: 278,878

Articles affected Article 11 : Amends §11   

Analyses of proposed amendments:
Texas Legislative Council Analyses of Proposed Constitutional Amendments for the November 5, 2013 election.
House Research Organization Amendments Proposed for the November 5, 2013 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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