Texas 1969 ballot measures
- All nine of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Four of the measures were approved.
- Five of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Proposition 1||Con language||Repeals obsolete, superfluous and unnecessary sections of the Constitution|
|Proposition 2||Water||Broadens the powers of the Texas Water Development Board and the purposes of the Texas Water Development Fund|
|Proposition 3||Gov't salaries||Provides that the Lieutenant Governor and the Speaker of the House of Representatives shall receive a salary fixed by the Legislature|
|Proposition 4||Taxes||Exempts nonprofit water supply corporations from taxation|
|Proposition 5||Welfare||Increases the amount to be paid in assistance to the needy elderly, blind and children|
|Proposition 6||Bonds||Removes the constitutional interest rate limitations for bonds issued pursuant to constitutional authority|
|Proposition 7||Gov't finances||Provides assistance to surviving spouses and minor children of governmental employees who have hazardous duties and are killed on the job|
|Proposition 8||Education||Provides for additional loans to students at institutions of higher education under the Texas Opportunity Plan|
|Proposition 9||Legislature||Provides for annual legislative sessions|