Washington School District Debt, SJR 8206 (1999)

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The Washington School District Debt Amendment, also known as Senate Joint Resolution 8206, was on the November 2, 1999 ballot in Washington as an Initiative to the People, where it was approved. The measure permitted the state to guarantee payment of voter-approved school district debt.[1] The measure amended Section 1 of Article VIII of the Washington Constitution.[2]

Election results

Washington SJR 8206 (1999)
Approveda Yes 10,921 56.44%

Election results via: Washington Secretary of State

Text of measure

See also: Washington State Constitution, Section 1 of Article VIII

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Shall the constitution be amended to permit the state to guarantee payment of voter-approved general obligation debt of school districts, as authorized by law?[3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Office of the Secretary of State, "1999 Voters Pamphlet," accessed September 3, 2013
  2. Washington State Legislature, "Washington State Constitution," accessed September 3, 2013
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.