TITLE

Senator Seeks Lower Threshold for Calif. Tax Measures

AUTHOR(S)
Finestone, Deborah
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/29/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31562, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a bill proposed by California Senator Tom Torlakson to lower the voter limit needed to pass local sales tax measures for transportation projects. Possible difficulty in passing of the bill; Estimation of transportation sales tax generated by various counties in the state; Benefits of the bill.
ACCESSION #
9042417

 

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