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Washington Excess Property Tax Approvals, HJR 4231 (1990)

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The Washington Excess Property Tax Approvals Amendment, also know as House Joint Resolution 4231, was on the November 6, 1990 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have authorized voters to approve excess tax levies for six or fewer consecutive years.[1] The measure would have amended Section 2 of Article VII of the Washington State Constitution.[2]

Election results

Washington HJR 4231 (1990)
Defeatedd No848,02667.55%
Yes 407,423 32.45%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 2 of Article VII
Shall a constitutional amendment permit voters at an election to approve excess property taxes for up to six-year periods?[3]

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  1. Office of the Secretary of State, "1990 Voters Pamphlet," accessed August 28, 2013
  2. Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed August 28, 2013
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.