Texas 1980 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||Banking||Authorizes banks to place unmanned teller machines within the area of their domicile|
|Proposition 2||Criminal trials||Authorizes the appeal of certain pretrial rulings in criminal cases|
|Proposition 3||Taxes||Requires a single appraisal and a single board of equalization within each county for ad valorem taxes|
|Proposition 4||Gambling||Authorizes bingo games for non profit organizations|
|Proposition 5||Gov't finances||Grants the governor power to exercise fiscal control over the expenditure of appropriated funds|
|Proposition 6||State exec||Authorizes the governor to remove appointed officers with the advice and consent of the senate|
|Proposition 7||Local gov't||Authorizes counties with a population of 5,000 or less to perform private road work|
|Proposition 8||Judiciary||Changes the name of the Courts of Civil Appeals and prescribes the jurisdiction and authority of the appellate courts|
|Proposition 9||Property||Allows spouses to agree that income or property arising from separate property is to be separate property|
State of Texas
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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 |