Assembly Constitutional Amendment 21." Amends Section 14, Article I of Constitution. Confers upon the State the same power now possessed by municipal corporations and counties to appropriate a right of way without full compensation therefor being first made in money or ascertained and paid into court for the owner, but requires that in any action to acquire such right of way security shall be given for immediate payment to the owner of just compensation for the property so taken as soon as the amount thereof can be ascertained according to law.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 914335; A: 78.8; N: 246012; B: 21.2
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Const. art. 1, section 14.
Robert B. McPherson, Assemblyman, Tenth District
ACQUISITION OF RIGHTS OF WAY BY STATE California Proposition 9 (1928).