Assembly Constitutional Amendment 79. Adds section 17 to Article XIII of Constitution. Declares proceedings undertaken by chartered cities, counties, and cities and counties for construction of public improvement, or acquisition of property for public use, or both, where cost thereof to be paid wholly or partially by special assessment or other special assessment taxes upon property, shall be only in accordance with the provisions referred to in said constitutional amendment.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 1138237; A: 62.6; N: 680353; B: 37.4
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Added Cal. Const. art. XIII, section 17.
Frederick F. Houser, Member of the Assembly, Fifty-third District.; Samuel W. Yorty, Member of the Assembly, Sixty-fourth District.
PROCEEDINGS FOR PUBLIC IMPROVEMENTS OR ACQUISITION OF PROPERTY FOR PUBLIC USE California Proposition 10 (1940).