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HJR 1, 36th Regular Session
Proposing to amend the Constitution of the State of Texas by prohibiting the manufacture, sale, barter or exchange in the state of Texas of spirituous, vinous or malt liquors or medicated bitters capable of producing intoxication, or any intoxicant whatever except for medicinal, mechanical, scientific or sacramental purposes, and providing that the Legislature shall enact laws to enforce this section; direction proclamation for the election and making certain provisions for the election and ballots thereof and method of voting; prescribing certain duties for the Governor of the state; and making an appropriation to carry out this resolution.

Proposition For Prohibition.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 05/24/1919

Votes for: 159,723
Votes against: 140,099

Articles affected Article 16 : Amends §20   

Note(s)
All members were authors on this bill. See House Journal p. 44.
See General Laws p. 337.

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