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School Related Election Results

Proposition 1 – SJR 1 - Passed

“The constitutional amendment increasing the amount of the residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation for public school purposes from $15,000 to $25,000, providing for a reduction of the limitation on the total amount of ad valorem taxes that may be imposed for those purposes on the homestead of an elderly or disabled person to reflect the increased exemption amount, authorizing the legislature to prohibit a political subdivision that has adopted an optional residence homestead exemption from ad valorem taxation from reducing the amount of or repealing the exemption, and prohibiting the enactment of a law that imposes a transfer tax on a transaction that conveys fee simple title to real property.”

Total Votes For            2,918   Early Voting For          1,159   Election Day For          1,730

Total Votes Against     308      Early Voting Against   101      Election Day Against   207


East Chambers ISD Bond Proposition – Passed

 “The issuance of not to exceed $10,000,000 of East Chambers

Independent School District school building bonds for the purposes of

designing, constructing, renovating, acquiring, and equipping school facilities,

and the levying of a tax in payment thereof.”

Total Votes For            304      Early Voting For          104      Election Day For          200

Total Votes Against     191      Early Voting Against   74        Election Day Against   117


East Chambers ISD Tax Ratification Proposition – Passed

 “Approving the ad valorem tax rate of $1.29 per $100 valuation in the East

Chambers Independent School District for the current year, a rate that is

$0.13 higher per $100 valuation than the school district rollback tax rate.”

Total Votes For                 261         Early Voting For                                86           Election Day For                175

Total Votes Against         232         Early Voting For                                96           Election Day Against       139

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