The Washington Property Tax Levy for Schools Amendment, also known as House Joint Resolution 4220, was on the November 3, 1987 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have levied a property tax for the construction of schools. The measure would have amended Section 3 of Article IX of the Washington Constitution.
| Washington HJR 4220 (1987)|
|Yes|| 283,118|| 33.26%|
Election results via: Washington Secretary of State
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
|| Shall the constitution be amended to permit a 15 year state-wide special property tax levy exclusively for school construction purposes?