Senate Constitutional Amendment 16. Adds Section 30 to Article XI of Constitution. Declares that the state, any county, city and county or municipality may acquire by eminent domain, title in fee simple to property in excess of that actually needed for use in an improvement, such property to be deemed acquired for a public use, and that the procedure for such acquisition and the use and sale, lease or other disposition thereof shall be prescribed by general law.
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Senate Constitutional Amendment
S. C. Evans, State Senator Thirty-ninth District; Lester G. Rulnett, State Senator Nineteenth District. 1922 Broadway, San Francisco
EMINENT DOMAIN California Proposition 25 (1918).