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3 amendment(s) found [ Election date: August 3, 1897 ]

Session Bill Prop. Topic Outcome
25th R.S.   SJR 7    For amendment of Article 8, of the Constitution of Texas, so as to permit the formation of irrigation districts in West Texas.     Defeated
25th R.S.   SJR 8    For the Amendment to Section 3, Article XI of the Constitution of Texas, authorizing all counties in this State lying south of the counties of Jeff Davis, Reeves, Ward, Ector, Midland, Glasscock, Sterling, Coke and Runnels and south and west of the Colorado River; also, all those counties west of Hardeman, Knox and Haskell, and north of Fisher, Scurry, Borden, Dawson and Gaines; also the counties of Matagorda and Brazoria, to give aid in the construction of railroads by the issuance of bonds or other evidences of indebtedness, when authorized thereto by a majority vote of any such county.     Defeated
25th R.S.   HJR 20    For the amendment to Article XI, of the Constitution, validating bonds held by the State as an investment for the permanent school fund.     Defeated

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