An Oklahoma Ad Valorem Tax on Personal Property, State Question 379
was on the July 1, 1958 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was approved.
- Yes: 251,317 (65.4%)
- No: 132,972 (34.6%)
Section 8 of Article X of the Oklahoma Constitution was amended by the enactment of State Question 379.
The question on the ballot was, "Shall a constitutional amendment amending Article X, Section 8, Oklahoma Constitution, providing that real property and tangible personal property taxed ad valorem shall be assessed for taxation at not more than thirty-five per cent (35%) of its fair cash value estimated at the price it would bring at a fair voluntary sale be approved by the people?"