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HJR 86, 73rd Regular Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the exemption from ad valorem taxation of real and personal property used for the control of air, water, or land pollution.

Proposition Prop. 2 - The constitutional amendment to promote the reduction of pollution and to encourage the preservation of jobs by authorizing the exemption from ad valorem taxation of real and personal property used for the control of air, water, or land pollution.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/02/1993

Votes for: 626,586
Votes against: 475,384

Enabling legislation
HB 1920 (73 R.S.) Relating to an exemption of certain pollution control property from property taxation and adjustment of the property tax rollback rate.

Articles affected Article 8 : Adds §1-l   

Analyses of proposed amendments:
House Research Organization Amendments Proposed for the November 2, 1993 election.
Texas Legislative Council Analyses of Proposed Constitutional Amendments for the November 2, 1993 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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