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Texas 1973 ballot measures

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9 statewide ballot propositions were on the 1973 ballot in Texas. 6 of the measures were approved.

On the ballot

Type Title Subject Description Result
LRCA Prop 1 Admin of gov't Providing for annual regular sessions of the legislature and an annual salary and per diem for members of the legislature. Defeatedd

LRCA Prop 2 Property rights Including within the scope of homestead protection the real property of a single adult person which meets the other requirements of homestead property, and to provide that a family homestead may not be abandoned except with the consent of both spouses. Approveda

LRCA Prop 3 Taxes Extending the $3,000 ad valorem tax exemption to the homesteads of unmarried adults. Approveda

LRCA Prop 4 Admin of gov't Establishing requirements relative to the enactment of laws creating certain conservation and reclamation districts. Approveda

LRCA Prop 5 Business regulation Authorizing counties and cities bordering on the Gulf of Mexico to issue bonds for the construction of sea walls and breakwaters upon a vote by residents. Approveda

LRCA Prop 6 Admin of gov't Relating to jurisdiction of district courts. Approveda

LRCA Prop 7 Bonds// Veterans Providing for an additional $100 million in bonds or obligations of the State of Texas for the Veterans' Land Fund Approveda

LRCA Prop 8 Taxes Authorizing cities, towns and villages to levy such ad valorem taxes as are sufficient to pay the principal of and interest on their general obligations. Defeatedd

LRCA Prop 9 Taxes Exempting from property taxes certain property used by a nonprofit water supply corporation or a nonprofit water supply cooperative. Defeatedd

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