Assembly Constitutional Amendment 21. Adds Section 17 to Article XIII of Constitution. Requires department of finance biennially report to Legislature net loss in revenue sustained during preceding biennium by each county or city and county by withdrawal from local taxation of property taxed for state purposes, basing loss to city and county on loss for county purposes apart from municipal purposes: Legislature, upon approval of budget bill, to determine amount and manner of reimbursement therefor from unappropriated money in State treasury, provided said money is not thereby reduced below ten million dollars.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 363524; A: 39.1; N: 566586; B: 60.9
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Chester M. Kline, Assemblyman, Seventy-seventh District; Clare Woolwine, Assemblyman, Sixty-third District
David Prescott Barrows
REIMBURSING COUNTIES FOR LOSSES FROM STATE TAXATION California Proposition 21 (1930).