Oklahoma Use of School Building Funds, State Question 704 (2002)

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The Oklahoma Use of School Building Funds Amendment, also known as State Question 704, was on the November 5, 2002 ballot in Oklahoma as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have allowed building funds for school districts to be used for payment of certain costs related to the inspection of property by the county assessor.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 704 (2002)
Defeatedd No538,29756.44%
Yes 415,388 43.56%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The official ballot title appeared as:[2]

This measure amends the Oklahoma Constitution. It amends Section 10 of Article 10. School districts have building funds. Property taxes are levied for this purpose. Generally, monies in these funds are used to construct school buildings. This measure would allow the building funds to be used for payment of certain costs. These costs are related to the inspection of property by the county assessor. The inspections are part of the property tax system. The way in which building funds could be used for this purpose could be prescribed by law.


Full text

The full text of the measure can be read here.

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  1. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Questions," accessed November 25, 2014
  2. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Question 704," accessed November 25, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.