Georgia Amendment 4
, also known as the Amendment to allow different tax rates for properties contaminated with hazardous waste to encourage their cleanup
, was on the November 7, 2002
election ballot in Georgia
. It passed, with 68.8% of voters in favor.
| Amendment 4|
| Yes|| 1,304,683|| 68.6%|
Text of measure
The language that appeared on the ballot:
Shall the Constitution be amended so as to provide that the General Assembly may provide by general law for the separate classification and taxation of properties on which there have been releases of hazardous waste, constituents, or substances in the environment so as to encourage cleanup, reuse, and redevelopment of such properties?