Peninsula Fire Protection District parcel tax measure (November 2013)

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A Peninsula Fire Protection District parcel tax measure ballot question was on the November 5, 2013, election ballot for voters in the Peninsula Fire Protection District in Plumas County, which is in California.[1] It was defeated.

A two-thirds supermajority vote was required for approval.

Election results

Peninsula Fire Protection District parcel tax measure
Defeatedd No15237.07%
Yes 258 62.93%
These final, certified results are from the Plumas County elections office (dead link).

Text of measure

Ballot language

The question on the ballot:

“Upon a two-thirds vote of approval, shall a special tax replacing the current special tax

expiring on June 30, 2014 be imposed for a period of three years, from July 1, 2014 until June 30, 2017, for the specific purpose of emergency medical response, fire protection and prevention; and shall this tax be authorized in the amount of $280.00 per year on each unimproved parcel and $295.00 per year on each improved parcel of real property or condominium unit within the District, excluding those parcels exempt from County property tax, to be collected and apportioned along with the County property taxes, and shall the District appropriations limit (spending limit) be raised by the amount of the annual proceeds from this special tax for three year period this tax is in effect, which revenue shall be deposited into a specifically created account on which an annual report shall be made as required by Government Code Section 50075.3?”[1][2]


A copy of the resolution which put this measure on the ballot is available here. (dead link)

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  1. 1.0 1.1 County of Plumas Election Notice for Peninsula Fire Protection District (dead link)
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.