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STATE GRANTS: AFTER SCHOOL EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITIES; GANG PREVENTION PROGRAMS. INITIATIVE STATUTE. Increases sales and use tax 1/10 (one-tenth) percent on July 1, 2001, for educational, cultural, outdoor, and gang prevention programs for elementary and secondary students under age 21. Tax and grant program ends January 1, 2010. Educational programs receive 70 percent. Designated organizations granted funds for math and science learning. Competitive grants for programs operated by schools and nonprofit corporations. Some funds for programs at museums, science, and nature centers. Gang prevention programs receive 30 percent. Funds granted to music organizations and state departments for programs or competitive grants. Summary of estimate by Legislative Analyst and Director of Finance of fiscal impact on state and local governments: For fiscal years 2001-02 through 2008-09, this measure would result in an annual increase in state revenues of $430 million, with the proceeds used for after-school education and gang prevention programs.
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State Grants: After School Educational Activities; Gang Prevention Programs. California Initiative 846 (1999).