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Texas 1965 ballot measures

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One statewide ballot measure was on the September 7, 1965 ballot in Texas.

Ten statewide ballot measures were on the November 2, 1965 ballot in Texas.

On the ballot

September 7

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Legislature Increases the membership of the state senate Defeatedd

November 2

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Proposition 1 Gov't Finances Provides a method of payment for improvements at certain state institutions of higher education Approveda
LRCA Proposition 2 Veterans Increases the Veterans' Land Fund by $200 million Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 3 Admin of gov't Combines the provisions for assistance and medical care for the needy into one section Approveda
LRCA Proposition 4 Term limits Provides a four year term limit for state executive officials Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 5 Pension Makes changes to the Teacher Retirement System regarding provisions for investments Approveda
LRCA Proposition 6 Education Authorizes the legislature to provide for loans to students at institutions of higher education Approveda
LRCA Proposition 7 Taxes Exempts charitable organizations from local ad valorem taxes Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 8 Judiciary Provides for the automatic retirement of district and appellate justices for old age Approveda
LRCA Proposition 9 Gov't salaries Fixes an annual for the lieutenant governor and allows a fixed per diem for members of the legislature Defeatedd
LRCA Proposition 10 Term limits Provides for a four-year term of office for state representatives Defeatedd

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