HIGHER EDUCATION FACILITIES BOND ACT OF JUNE 1992 • This act authorizes a bond issue of nine hundred million dollars ($900,000,000) to fund the construction or improvement of California's public college and university facilities. • Authorized projects for the 138 public campuses shall include, but are not necessarily limited to, earthquake and other health safety improvements, modernization of laboratories to keep up with scientific advances, and construction of classrooms and libraries.
Legislative Vote Results
Final Votes Cast by the Legislature on SB 119 (Proposition 153) Assembly -- Ayes, 66; Noes, 6 -- Senate -- Ayes, 31; Noes, 1
Popular Vote Results
Y: 2967657; A: 50.84; N: 2869403; B: 49.16
Bond Act (leg)
Senator Gary K. Hart, Chairman, Senate Education Committee; Kirk West, President, California Chamber of Commerce; David Pierpont Gardner, President, University of California
Ted Brown, Chairman, Libertarian Party of Los Angeles County; Richard B. Boddie, Adjunct Professor of Business and Law; Anthony G. Bajada, Lecturer, California State University, Los Angeles
Rebuttal Against Author
Senator Gary K. Hart, Chairman, Senate Education Committee; David Mertes, Chancellor, California Community Colleges; John F. Henning, Executive Secretary/Treasurer California Labor Federation AFL-CIO
Higher Education Facilities Bond Act of June 1992 California Proposition 153 (1992).