Washington Investment of Permanent School Fund, SJR 22, Part 2 (1966)

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The Washington Investment of Permanent School Fund Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 22, Part 2, was on the November 8, 1966 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure permitted the permanent school fund to be invested in such manner as determined by the legislature.[1] The measure amended Section 5 of Article XVI of the Washington Constitution.[2]

Election results

Washington SJR 22, Pt 2 (1966)
Approveda Yes 581,245 72.33%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 29 of Article IV

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall Article XVI, section 5, (Amendment 1) of the state constitution, restricting investment of the state's permanent school fund to national, state, county, municipal or school district bonds, be amended by removing this restriction and thereby permitting the permanent school fund to be invested in such manner as may be authorized by act of the legislature?[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1966 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 27, 2013
  2. Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed August 27, 2013
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.