TAXATION. REAL PROPERTY VALUATION. SOLAR ENERGY SYSTEMS. LEGISLATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT. Amends Article XIII A, Section 2, to authorize Legislature to provide that, in valuing real property, the term "newly constructed" shall not include the construction or addition of any active solar energy system. Fiscal impact on state and local governments: Depending upon legislation enacted, local property tax revenues could be reduced and state school district aid increased.
Legislative Vote Results
Assembly - Ayes, 59; Noes, 9 -- Senate - Ayes, 34; Noes, 0
Popular Vote Results
Y: 4749199; A: 65.5; N: 2502444; B: 34.5
Alfred E. Alquist, State Senator, 11th District; Phil Wyman, Member of the Assembly, 34th District; Tom Bradley, Mayor, City of Los Angeles
Fred E. Huntley
Rebuttal Against Author
Alfred E. Alquist, State Senator, 11th District; Phil Wyman, Member of the Assembly, 34th District
Taxation. Real Property Valuation. Solar Energy Systems California Proposition 7 (1980).