ESTABLISHES $18 ANNUAL VEHICLE LICENSE SURCHARGE TO HELP FUND STATE PARKS AND WILDLIFE PROGRAMS. GRANTS SURCHARGED VEHICLES FREE ADMISSION TO ALL STATE PARKS. INITIATIVE STATUTE. Requires deposit of surcharge revenue in a new trust fund and requires that trust funds be used solely to operate, maintain and repair state parks and to protect wildlife and natural resources. Exempts commercial vehicles, trailers and trailer coaches from the surcharge. Requires annual audit by the State Auditor and review by a citizens oversight committee.
Popular Vote Results
Code Sections Affected
Public Resources Code Chapter 1.21 and the Revenue and Taxation Code Section 10751.5
JIM ADAMS, Regional Executive Director, Pacific Region National Wildlife Federation MIKE SWEENEY, Executive Director The Nature Conservancy California PAMELA JO ARMAS, President California State Park Rangers Association
PETER FOY, California Chairman Americans for Prosperity MICHELLE STEEL, Member California Board of Equalization
Rebuttal Against Author
GRAHAM CHISHOLM, Executive Director Audubon California JAN LEWIS, State Chair California Action for Healthy Kids ELIZABETH GOLDSTEIN, President California State Parks Foundation
ESTABLISHES $18 ANNUAL VEHICLE LICENSE SURCHARGE TO HELP FUND STATE PARKS AND WILDLIFE PROGRAMS. GRANTS SURCHARGED VEHICLES FREE ADMISSION TO ALL STATE PARKS California Proposition 21 (2010).