Texas 1973 ballot measures
- All nine of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Six of the measures were approved.
- Three of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Proposition 1||Legislature||Provides for annual regular sessions of the legislature and compensation for members of the legislature|
|Proposition 2||Property||Extends protection of homesteads to single adults|
|Proposition 3||Taxes||Extends the $3,000 ad valorem tax exemption to the homesteads of unmarried adults|
|Proposition 4||Admin of gov't||Requires notice to cities and counties of legislation to create a conservation or reclamation district|
|Proposition 5||Bonds||Authorizes counties and cities bordering the Gulf of Mexico to issue bonds for the construction of sea walls and breakwaters|
|Proposition 6||Judiciary||Provides that district and county courts have jurisdiction of probate courts|
|Proposition 7||Veterans||Provides for an additional $100 million in bonds for the Veterans' Land Fund|
|Proposition 8||Taxes||Authorizes municipalities to levy ad valorem taxes to pay the principal and interest on their general obligations|
|Proposition 9||Taxes||Exempts property used by nonprofit water supply corporations from taxes|
State of Texas
|State executive offices||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Secretary of State | Attorney General | Comptroller | State Auditor | Commissioner of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture | Commissioner of General Land Office | Chairman of Workforce Commission | Chairman of Public Utilities | Chairman of Railroad Commission |