Washington Common School Construction Fund, SJR 22, Part 1 (1966)

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The Washington Common School Construction Fund Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 22, Part 1, was on the November 8, 1966 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was approved. The measure established a common school construction fund to be used to finance school constructions.[1] The measure amended Section 3 of Article IX of the Washington Constitution.[2]

Election results

Washington SJR 22, Pt 1 (1966)
Approveda Yes 602,360 73.21%

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 IX, section 3, of the state constitution be amended to establish a common school construction fund to be used to finance common school construction, with funds to be derived from (1) certain proceeds from timber and other crops from school and state lands, (2) certain interest, rentals and revenues from the permanent common school fund and from lands devoted to the permanent common school fund, and (3) such other sources as the legislature may provide?[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.