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Arkansas Water Resource Development Bonds, Referred Question Act 496 of 1981 (1982)

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Referred Question Act 496, also known as Act 496 of 1981, appeared as a legislatively-referred state statute in Arkansas where it was approved on the November 2, 1982 ballot.[1]
  • This statute authorizes the state Soil and Water Conservation Commission to issue bonds for water resource development.

Election results

Arkansas Referred Question Act 496 (1981)
Approveda Yes 304,656 50.32%

Official results via: Arkansas Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[2]

An act authorizing the Arkansas Soil and Water Conservation Commission to issue water resources development general obligation bonds in the total principal amount of not exceeding $100,00,000 in series from time to time, in principal amounts not to exceed, without prior approval of the general assembly, $15,000,000 in any fiscal biennium, for the purpose of financing the impoundment and transmission of water to serve the inhabitants of the state of Arkansas; prescribing other matters relating thereto; and for other purposes.[3]

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  1. Arkansas Secretary of State, "Initiatives and Amendments 1938-2010"
  2. Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research. REFERENDA AND PRIMARY ELECTION MATERIALS [Computer file]. ICPSR ed. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [producer and distributor], 1995. doi:10.3886/ICPSR00006.v1
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.