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SJR 53, 71st R.S.
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the guarantee by the permanent school fund of bonds issued by the state to fund local schools.

Proposition Prop. 12 - The constitutional amendment to provide for using the permanent school fund and its income to guarantee bonds issued by the state for the purpose of aiding school districts.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/07/1989

Votes for: 628,812
Votes against: 495,090

Enabling legislation No enabling legislation required.

Articles affected Article 7 : Amends §5 (b)   

Analyses of proposed amendments:
House Research Organization Amendments Proposed for the November 7, 1989 election.
Texas Legislative Council Analyses of Proposed Constitutional Amendments for the November 7, 1989 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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