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5 amendment(s) found [ Election date: November 3, 1942 ]

Session Bill Prop. Topic Outcome
47th R.S.   HJR 1    For the Amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas, requiring appropriation bills passed by the Legislature to be presented to and certified by the Comptroller of Public Accounts as to available funds for payment thereof, limiting appropriations to the total of such available funds, providing for issuance of bonds to pay off State obligations outstanding September 1, 1943, and fixing the duties of the Legislature and the Comptroller of Public Accounts with reference thereto.     Adopted
47th R.S.   SJR 20    For the Constitutional Amendment permitting the accounting officers of this State to draw and pay warrants for salaries to officers of the United States Army or Navy who are assigned to duties in State Institutions of higher education.     Defeated
47th R.S.   SJR 21    For the constitutional amendment authorizing the Legislature to pay for building constructed for John Tarleton Agricultural College.     Defeated
47th R.S.   HJR 23    For the Amendment to the Constitution of the State of Texas authorizing the investment of not more than Two Million Dollars ($2,000,000) of the Permanent School Fund in bonds of the State of Texas to be issued for the construction of a State office building or buildings and providing for the repayment of the said sum of money to the Permanent School Fund.     Defeated
47th R.S.   HJR 24    For the Amendment to the Constitution, providing that the Legislature may in certain counties create other courts having either exclusive jurisdiction or concurrent jurisdiction with the county court in civil, criminal or probate matters.     Defeated

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