The Washington Industrial Development Bonds Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 7, was on the November 3, 1981 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure authorized state and local governments to issue industrial development bonds, repaid by such developments, not by public funds. The measure added Section 1 of Article XXXII of the Washington Constitution.
| Washington HJR 7 (1981)|
| Yes|| 450,580|| 55.73%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
- See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 23 of Article IV
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Shall industrial development bonds, repaid by such developments, not by public funds, be authorized for issuance by public government entities?