Proposition Summary

Legislative Constitutional Amendment. Provides that after 1968 lands located outside of the county, city and county, or municipal corporation (including any public district or agency) owning the same, which were taxable when acquired, shall be assessed in accordance with prescribed formula based on total population and assessed value in the state, and assessment also shall be subject to other specified conditions and presumptions.

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Popular Vote Results

Y: 3067588; A: 50.5; N: 3012773; B: 49.5

Election Type

General Election

Proposition Type

Senate Constitutional Amendment

Relevant Case

City and County of San Francisco v. County of San Mateo: 34 Cal. App. 4th 441, 1993

Code Sections Affected

Added Cal. Const. art. XIII, sections 1.60-1.69

For Author

Senator George R. Moscone, 10th Senatorial District City and County of San Francisco; Senator Gordon Cologne, Riverside County, Chairman, Senate Committee on Water Resources

Against Author

Richard J. Dolwig, California State Senator 12th Senate District; Leo J. Ryan, California State Assemblyman 27th Assembly District