Washington Bonds of Public School Facilities, Referendum 12 (1964)

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The Washington Bonds for Public School Facilities Bill, also known as Referendum 12, was on the November 3, 1964 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred state statute, where it was approved. The measure authorized up to $59 million in bonds for the construction of schools.[1]

Election results

Washington Referendum 12 (1964)
Approveda Yes 782,682 72.25%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

An Act Authorizing the issuance and sale of state limited obligation bonds in an amount not exceeding $59,000,000; appropriating the proceeds for state matching funds for constructing public school plant facilities, and pledging for payment of principal and interest on the bonds a portion of existing motor vehicle excise tax revenues, subject to amounts previously pledged for payment of principal and interest on bonds heretofore issued.[2]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1964 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 28, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.