HOUSING AND HOMELESS BOND ACT OF 1988. This act provides for a bond issue of three hundred million dollars (8300.000,000) to provide funds for a housing program that includes: (1) emergency shelters and transitional housing for homeless families and individuals, (2) new rental housing for families and individuals including rental housing which meets the special needs of the elderly, disabled, and farmworkers, (3) rehabilitation and preservation of older homes and rental housing, and (4) home purchase assistance for first-time homebuyers.
Legislative Vote Results
Assembly - Ayes, 54; Noes, 16 -- Senate - Ayes, 27; Noes, 3
Popular Vote Results
Y: 5428003; A: 58.18; N: 3902220; B: 41.82
Bond Act (leg)
Code Sections Affected
Added Cal. Health & Safety Code sections 53150, et seq.
David Roberti, State Senator, 23rd District Senate President pro Tempore; Peter T. Chacon, Executive Director, Vietnam Veterans of California; Carl Jones, Director, Congress of California Seniors, Inc.
William McCord, Retired State Administrator
Rebuttal Against Author
Patti Whitney-Wise, Director, California Council of Churches; David P. Riley, Lieutenant Colonel, the Salvation Army; Shelly Hance, Cochairperson, California Homeless Coalition
Housing And Homeless Bond Act Of 1988 California Proposition 84 (1988).