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Unofficial Results

 

FINAL

 

Constitutional Amendment Election

 

 

 

8-Nov-11

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

City of Glenn Heights Proposition 1

 

For

Against

 

 

40

95

City of Glenn Heights Proposition 2

 

For

Against

 

 

81

55

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 1

 

For

Against

Authorizing the legislature to provide

 

1,939

390

for an exemption from ad valorem

 

 

 

taxation of all or part of the market

 

 

 

value of the residence homestead of

 

 

 

the surviving spouse of a 100 percent

 

 

 

or totally disabled veteran.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 2

 

For

Against

Providing for the issuance of

 

1,040

1,262

additional general obligation bonds

 

 

 

by the Texas Water Development

 

 

 

Board in an amount not to exceed

 

 

 

$6 billion at any time outstanding.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 3

 

For

Against

Providing for the issuance of

 

981

1,334

general obligation bonds of the State

 

 

 

of Texas to finance educational loans

 

 

 

to students.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 4

 

For

Against

Authorizing the legislature to

 

747

1,557

permit a county to issue bonds or

 

 

 

notes to finance the development

 

 

 

or redevelopment of an

 

 

 

unproductive, underdeveloped, or

 

 

 

blighted area and to pledge for

 

 

 

repayment of the bonds or notes

 

 

 

increases in ad valorem taxes

 

 

 

imposed by the county on property

 

 

 

in the area.  The amendment does

 

 

 

not provide authority for increasing

 

 

 

ad valorem tax rates.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 5

 

For

Against

Authorizing the legislature to

 

1,282

1,017

allow certain cities or counties to

 

 

 

enter into interlocal contracts with

 

 

 

other cities or counties without the

 

 

 

imposition of a tax or the provision

 

 

 

of a sinking fund.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 6

 

For

Against

Clarifying references to the

 

943

1,363

permanent school fund, allowing the

 

 

 

General Land office to distribute

 

 

 

revenue from permanent school

 

 

 

fund land or other properties to the

 

 

 

available school fund to provide

 

 

 

additional funding for public

 

 

 

education, and providing for an

 

 

 

increase in the market value of the

 

 

 

permanent school fund for the

 

 

 

purpose of allowing increased

 

 

 

distributions from the available

 

 

 

school fund.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 7

 

For

Against

Authorizing the legislature to permit

 

937

1,339

conservation and reclamation

 

 

 

districts in El Paso County to

 

 

 

issue bonds supported by ad valorem

 

 

 

taxes to fund the development and

 

 

 

maintenance of parks and

 

 

 

recreational facilities.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 8

 

For

Against

Providing for the appraisal for ad

 

894

1,364

valorem tax purposes of open-space

 

 

 

land devoted to water-stewardship

 

 

 

purposes on the basis of its

 

 

 

productive capacity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 9

 

For

Against

Authorizing the governor to grant

 

1,236

1,049

a pardon to a person who

 

 

 

successfully completes a term of

 

 

 

deferred adjudication community

 

 

 

supervision.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Proposition 10

 

For

Against

Change the length of the unexpired

 

1,144

1,148

term that causes the automatic

 

 

 

resignation of certain elected

 

 

 

county or district officeholders if

 

 

 

they become candidates for another

 

 

 

office.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 




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