Adds Subdivision ab to Section 14, Article XIII, of Constitution. Subject to change by Legislature fixes percentage of tax on street railways, including interurban electric and gasoline propelled railways, at four and one-quarter per cent of their gross receipts from operation ascertained as provided in constitution; should courts hold classification herein unconstitutional or prejudicial to State's right to tax other railroads differently, declares this amendment void, and rate on said railways and other railroads shall be as prescribed in subdivision a of same Section or as adopted pursuant thereto.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 691451; A: 65.6; N: 363155; B: 34.4
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Added Cal. Const. art. XIII, section 14 ab.
Bert B. Snyder, Assemblyman, Forty-third District; Fred B. Noyes, Assemblyman, Eighth District
TAXATION ON STREET RAILWAYS California Proposition 4 (1930).