Senate Constitutional Amendment 24. Amends Constitution, Article XIII, Section 1a, 1 ½, and 1 ½ a. Extends exemption from taxation of buildings used solely and exclusively for religious worship to include all furnishings and other personal property therein; and of buildings occupied by institutions sheltering more than twenty orphans or half-orphans, receiving State aid, to include all personal property used in connection with such institutions. Denies exemptions to church property, to such orphan institutions, and to educational institutions of collegiate grade, unless those claiming exemption comply with prescribed statutory procedure.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 760482; A: 36.5; N: 1323176; B: 63.5
Senate Constitutional Amendment
Thomas F. Keating, Senator, Thirteenth District
Eric Lyders, Attorney, 200 Bush Street, San Francisco, California
CHURCH, ORPHANAGE, AND COLLEGE TAX EXEMPTIONS California Proposition 21 (1938).