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Washington School District Indebtedness Limits, HJR 10 (1950)

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The Washington School District Indebtedness Limits Amendment, also known as House joint Resolution 10, was on the November 4, 1952 ballot in Washington as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have permitted school districts to become indebted when authorized by popular vote up to an additional five percent of assessed valuation of capital outlays. The measure would have amended Section 6 of Article VIII of the Washington Constitution.

Election results

Washington HJR 10 (1950)
Defeatedd No314,01452.32%
Yes 286,189 47.68%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall Section 6, Article VIII of the Constitution be amended to permit school districts to become indebted when authorized by popular vote up to an additional 5% of assessed valuation for capital outlays?[2]

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  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.