Initiative Constitutional Amendment. Amends Article IX, Section 6, of the State Constitution. Increases required State support for public schools to One Hundred Eighty Dollars per year for each pupil in average daily attendance, of which each local school district shall receive not less than One Hundred Twenty Dollars per pupil. To become operative July 1, 1953.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 2996392; A: 65.4; N: 1582807; B: 34.6
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Const. art. IX, section 6.
Mrs. P. D. Bevil, President, California Congress of Parents and Teachers; Assemblyman Francis Dunn, Jr., Chairman, Assembly Committee on Education, California State Legislature; Arthur Corey, Executive Secretary, California Teachers Association
Von T. Ellsworth, Ph.D., Director, Research Department, California Farm Bureau Federation; A. C. Hardison, LL.D., President, California Taxpayers Association
PUBLIC SCHOOL FUNDS California Proposition 2 (1952).