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Proposition Prop. 8 - The constitutional amendment repealing Section 7, Article IX, Texas Constitution, which relates to the creation of a hospital district in Hidalgo County.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/05/2013

Votes for: 743,510
Votes against: 283,933

Articles affected Article 9 : Repeals §7   

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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