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HJR 8, 72nd 1st Called Session
Proposing a constitutional amendment relating to the establishment of a state lottery.

Proposition Prop. 11 - The constitutional amendment authorizing a state lottery.

Outcome: Adopted

Election date: 11/05/1991

Votes for: 1,326,154
Votes against: 728,994

Enabling legislation
HB 54 (72 1st C.S.) Relating to the establishment and operation of a state lottery; providing penalties; making an appropriation.

Articles affected Article 3 : Amends §47 (a)    Adds §47 (e)   

Analyses of proposed amendments:
House Research Organization Amendments Proposed for the November 5, 1991 election.
Texas Legislative Council Analyses of Proposed Constitutional Amendments for the November 5, 1991 election.

Effective dates
Unless otherwise specified, an amendment takes effect as part of the constitution on the date of the official canvass of election returns showing adoption of the amendment.

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