State of Washington Constitutional Amendment 73
(House Joint Resolution 7) was a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
to the Washington State Constitution
. It was on the November 3, 1981
ballot in the State of Washington
, where it was approved.
| Amendment 73|
| Yes|| 450,580|| 55.73%|
Amendment 73 added a new article, Article XXXII to the Washington State Constitution.
It was the 73rd amendment approved to the Washington State Constitution subsequent to its adoption in 1889.
Amendment 73 authorizes the State of Washington and counties, cities, towns, port districts, and public corporations in the state "to issue nonrecourse revenue bonds or other nonrecourse revenue obligations and to apply the proceeds thereof in the manner and for the purposes heretofore or hereafter authorized by law" subject to several limitations.