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Washington Bonds for School Construction, Referendum 7 (1950)

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The Washington Bonds for School Construction Bill, also known as Referendum 7, was on the November 7, 1950 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure authorized $40 million in state general obligation bonds for constructing public school buildings.[1]

Election results

Washington Referendum 7 (1950)
Approveda Yes 395,417 61.44%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

AN ACT providing tor the issuance and sale of state general obligation bonds up to forty million dollars for the purpose of furnishing funds for state assistance in providing public school plant facilities.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1950 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 11, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.