Texas 1962 ballot measures
- All fourteen of the measures were legislatively-referred constitutional amendments.
- Ten of the measures were approved.
- Four of the measures were defeated.
On the ballot
|Proposition 1||Labor||Provides Workman's Compensation Insurance for all employees of all political subdivisions|
|Proposition 2||Welfare||Increases the limit on funds used to assist needy aged, needy blind and needy children|
|Proposition 3||Local gov't||Creates hospital districts in certain counties|
|Proposition 4||Water||Provides the acquisition of conservation storage facilities in reservoirs|
|Proposition 5||Admin of gov't||Creates hospital districts and prescribes limitations upon the powers of such districts|
|Proposition 6||Pension||Authorizes pensions for county and political subdivision employees who have served for 12 years|
|Proposition 7||Admin of gov't||Ensures continuity of state and local governmental operations in periods of emergency resulting from disasters caused by enemy attack|
|Proposition 8||Welfare||Establishes a limit on assistance payments to the totally and permanently disabled|
|Proposition 9||Healthcare||Authorizes the financing of a home for the aged and authorizes the creation of two hospital districts in Brazoria County|
|Proposition 10||Admin of gov't||Permits state employees to serve as a consultant or on an advisory committee|
|Proposition 11||Veterans||Authorizes the resale of lands of the Veterans Land Fund remaining unsold after having been first offered to sale to veterans|
|Proposition 12||Local gov't||Delegates limited zoning powers to any county bordering on the Gulf of Mexico|
|Proposition 13||Bonds||Provides that taxes or bonds previously voted in any independent school district shall not be invalidated by any change in boundaries|
|Proposition 14||Trials||Provides for trials de novo on all appeals from actions, rulings, or decisions of administrative or executive agencies of government|
State of Texas
|State executive offices||
Governor | Lieutenant Governor | Secretary of State | Attorney General | Comptroller | State Auditor | Commissioner of Education | Commissioner of Insurance | Commissioner of Agriculture | Commissioner of General Land Office | Chairman of Workforce Commission | Chairman of Public Utilities | Chairman of Railroad Commission |