Final Official Cumulative Report

Combined Election Day and Early Ballots

                    JOINT ELECTIONS
                    HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS
                      NOVEMBER 2, 1999
                                                Total     Pct
Precincts Counted - TOTAL         (936) .         936  100.00
Registered Voters - TOTAL   .  .  .  .  .   1,725,372
Ballots Cast - TOTAL  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     344,073   19.94


PROPOSITION NO.  1 - REVISE THE PROVISIONS FOR THE
FILLING OF A VACANCY OF GOVERNOR OR LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     211,558   74.68
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      71,735   25.32


PROPOSITION NO.  2 - RELATING TO THE MAKING OF ADVANCES
UNDER A REVERSE MORTGAGE & PAYMENT OF A REVERSE MORTGAGE
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     182,183   66.58
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      91,460   33.42


PROPOSITION NO.  3 - ELIMINATE DUPLICATIVE, EXECUTED,
AND INEFFECTIVE PROVISIONS OF THE TEXAS CONSTITUTION
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     226,249   79.41
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      58,655   20.59


PROPOSITION NO.  4 - AUTHORIZE THE LEGISLATURE TO EXEMPT
PUBLIC CHARITABLE PROPERTY FROM AD VALOREM TAXATION
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     171,004   60.97
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     109,469   39.03


PROPOSITION NO.  5 - ALLOWING STATE EMPLOYEES TO RECEIVE
COMPENSATION
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     133,527   46.91
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     151,103   53.09


PROPOSITION NO.  6 - INCREASING THE MAXIMUM SIZE OF AN
URBAN HOMESTEAD TO 10 ACRES
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     201,857   69.31
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      89,379   30.69


PROPOSITION NO.  7 - AUTHORIZING GARNISHMENT OF WAGES
FOR THE ENFORCEMENT OF COURT-ORDERED SPOUSAL MAINTENANCE
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     205,097   68.85
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      92,778   31.15


PROPOSITION NO.  8 - THE ADJUTANT GENERAL SERVES AT THE
PLEASURE OF THE GOVERNOR
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     127,240   46.62
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     145,682   53.38


PROPOSITION NO.  9 - AUTHORIZING THE LEGISLATURE TO
CREATE A JUDICIAL COMPENSATION COMMISSION
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     130,191   48.42
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     138,704   51.58


PROPOSITION NO. 10 - THE COMMISSIONER OF HEALTH & HUMAN
SERVICES SERVES AT THE PLEASURE OF THE GOVERNOR
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     129,535   46.76
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     147,478   53.24


PROPOSITION NO. 11 - PERMITTING A POLITICAL SUBDIVISION
TO PURCHASE NONASSESSABLE PROPERTY & CASUALTY INSURANCE
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     178,412   64.82
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      96,849   35.18


PROPOSITION NO. 12 - AUTHORIZE THE LEGISLATURE TO EXEMPT
FROM AD VALOREM TAXATION LEASED MOTOR VEHICLES
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     175,811   61.85
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     108,428   38.15


PROPOSITION NO. 13 - ISSUANCE OF $400 MILLION IN GENERAL
OBLIGATION BONDS TO FINANCE EDUCATIONAL LOANS
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     218,431   74.30
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      75,557   25.70


PROPOSITION NO. 14 - STATE BOARD, COMMISSION, OR OTHER
AGENCY BE COMPOSED OF AN ODD NUMBER OF 3 OR MORE MEMBERS
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     190,922   70.13
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      81,315   29.87


PROPOSITION NO. 15 - PERMITTING SPOUSES TO AGREE TO
CONVERT SEPARATE PROPERTY TO COMMUNITY PROPERTY
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     196,555   66.72
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .      98,028   33.28


PROPOSITION NO. 16 - PROVIDE THAT CERTAIN COUNTIES SHALL
BE DIVIDED INTO A SPECIFIC NUMBER OF PRECINCTS
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     168,178   61.22
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     106,519   38.78


PROPOSITION NO. 17 - RELATING TO THE INVESTMENT AND THE
DISTRIBUTION FROM THE PERMANENT UNIVERSITY FUND
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     164,157   59.92
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     109,794   40.08


PROPOSITION - ISSUANCE OF $119,000,000 HARRIS COUNTY
BUILDING BONDS FOR THE COUNTY CIVIL JUSTICE CENTER
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     209,590   67.41
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     101,337   32.59


PROPOSITION - ISSUANCE OF $387,000,000 PORT OF HOUSTON
AUTHORITY BONDS AND NOTES FOR PORT IMPROVEMENTS
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     188,798   60.10
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     125,350   39.90


PROPOSITION - AUTHORIZING HARRIS COUNTY-HOUSTON SPORTS
AUTHORITY TO ACQUIRE AND CONSTRUCT A MUTI-PURPOSE ARENA
   FOR .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     147,362   45.24
   AGAINST   .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .     178,347   54.76