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14 amendment(s) found [ Election date: November 6, 1962 ]

Session Bill Prop. Topic Outcome
57th R.S.   SJR 6  13 For the amendment to Article VII of the Constitution of Texas, by adding thereto section 3-b providing that taxes or bonds previously voted in any independent school district, the major portion of which is in Dallas County, shall not be abrogated, canceled or invalidated by any change in boundaries and authorizing the continuance of the levy of taxes after such change without further election.     Adopted
57th R.S.   SJR 7  8 For the Constitutional Amendment to establish a ceiling of Two Million, Five Hundred Thousand Dollars ($2,500,000) per year on the amount that may be paid out of state funds for assistance payments to the totally and permanently disabled.     Adopted
57th R.S.   SJR 9  2 For the Constitutional Amendment raising the limit on use of state funds to assist needy aged, needy blind and needy children from Forty-seven Million Dollars ($47,000,000) to Fifty-two Million Dollars ($52,000,000).     Adopted
57th R.S.   SJR 12  12 For the Constitutional Amendment permitting state employees to serve as a consultant or on an advisory committee, or as a member of a Public School Board provided they are not members of the teaching profession, with a state agency, or any political subdivision thereof, or the Federal Government, if approved by administrative head or governing board of such employee and there is no conflict of interest.     Defeated
57th R.S.   SJR 13  7 For the Constitutional Amendment empowering the Legislature to insure continuity of state and local governmental operations in periods of emergency resulting from disasters caused by enemy attack by providing for the prompt and temporary succession to the powers and duties of public office, except members of the Legislature, the incumbents of which may become unavailable.     Adopted
57th R.S.   SJR 19  12 For the Constitutional Amendment authorizing the Legislature to delegate limited zoning powers to any county bordering on the Gulf of Mexico or the tidewater limits thereof.     Adopted
57th R.S.   SJR 22  3 For the Amendment to Article IX of the Constitution permitting the creation of hospital districts in Ochiltree, Castro, Hansford and Hopkins Counties, each district to be coextensive with the limits of such county.     Adopted
57th R.S.   HJR 25  1 For the Constitutional Amendment providing Workman's Compensation Insurance for all employees of all political subdivisions.     Adopted
57th R.S.   SJR 25  11 For the Amendment to Section 49-b of Article III of the Constitution of Texas by adding thereto a provision authorizing the resale of lands of the Veterans Land Fund remaining unsold after having been first offered to sale to veterans, to such purchasers, in such quantities, and on such terms, and at such prices and rates of interest, and under such rules and regulations as are now provided by law or as may hereafter be provided by law.     Adopted
57th R.S.   HJR 32  14 For the Constitutional Amendment granting the Legislature power to provide for trials de novo on all appeals from actions, rulings, or decisions of administrative or executive agencies of government.     Defeated
57th R.S.   HJR 36  6 For the Constitutional Amendment authorizing retirement, disability, and death benefits for elected and appointive officers and employees of counties and political subdivisions who have served in such capacity for twelve (12) years or more.     Defeated
57th R.S.   HJR 46  4 For the Amendment to Article III of the Constitution of Texas by adding a new Section to be known as Section 49-d, providing for a State program of acquiring conservation storage facilities in reservoirs.     Adopted
57th R.S.   HJR 51  5 For the Constitutional Amendment authorizing the Legislature to create hospital districts and prescribing limitations upon the powers of such districts.     Adopted
57th R.S.   HJR 70  9 For the Constitutional Amendment authorizing the construction, equipping, maintenance and financing of a home for the aged in Titus County, and for permitting the Legislature to authorize the creation of two (2) hospital districts in Brazoria County, one of which is to include all or part of the West Columbia, Brazoria and Damon Independent School districts, and the other coterminous with the Sweeny Independent School District, also providing for a possible consolidation of the two by qualified voters of such districts, and providing for all necessary construction, equipping, maintaining and financing if authorized.     Defeated

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