Washington Excess School Taxes, SJR 137 (1976)
The Washington Excess School Levies Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 137, was on the November 2, 1976 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure allowed excess property tax levies for schools to be approved by voters for two-year periods. The measure amended Section 2 of Article VII of the Washington State Constitution.
|Washington SJR 137 (1976)|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language appeared on the ballot as:
|“||Shall the voters be permitted to approve excess levies for school support for two-year periods?||”|
- State of Washington ballot measure election results
- State of Washington 1976 Voters Pamphlet & Local Voters Pamphlet
- Washington State Constitution
- Office of the Secretary of State, "1976 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 22, 2013
- Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed August 22, 2013
- Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
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