California Legislature—2015–16 Regular Session

Assembly BillNo. 148


Introduced by Assembly Member Holden

January 15, 2015


An act relating to school facilities.

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL’S DIGEST

AB 148, as introduced, Holden. School facilities: general obligation bond measure.

Existing law, the California Constitution, prohibits the Legislature from creating a debt or liability that singly or in the aggregate with any previous debts or liabilities exceeds the sum of $300,000, except by an act that (1) authorizes the debt for a single object or work specified in the act, (2) has been passed by a 23 vote of all the members elected to each house of the Legislature, (3) has been submitted to the people at a statewide general or primary election, and (4) has received a majority of all the votes cast for and against it at that election.

This bill would express the intent of the Legislature to enact legislation to submit a general obligation bond measure to the voters during the 2016 calendar year to fund the modernization and construction of school facilities.

Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: no. State-mandated local program: no.

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:

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SECTION 1.  

It is the intent of the Legislature to enact
2legislation to submit a general obligation bond measure to the
P2    1voters during the 2016 calendar year to fund the modernization
2and construction of school facilities.



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