Act of Legislature submitted to electors by referendum. Act amends Section 214, Revenue and Taxation Code. Extends property tax exemption, known as welfare exemption, to property used exclusively for schools of less than collegiate grade owned and operated by nonprofit religious, hospital or charitable organizations.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 2441005; A: 50.8; N: 2363528; B: 49.2
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Rev. & Tax. Code section 214.
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, Regent, University of California; C. J. Haggerty, Secretary-Treasurer, California State Federation of Labor; Adrien J. Falk, Past President, California State Chamber of Commerce
Charles Albert Adams, Former Member, State Board of Education, Founder of Public Schools Week; Henry W. Coil, Attorney-at-Law; Alfred J. Lundberg, Past President, California State Chamber of Commerce
TAXATION: WELFARE EXEMPTION OF NONPROFIT SCHOOL PROPERTY California Proposition 3 (1952).