California Proposition 1, Water and Parks Bond Act (June 1980)
Proposition 1 was also known as the Parklands and Renewable Resources Investment Program Act.
If it had been approved, Proposition 1 would have authorized $495 million in bonds for open space, fishing, and water supply investments.
Path to the ballot
The California State Legislature voted to put Proposition 1 on the ballot via Senate Bill 547 (Statutes of 1980, Ch. 9).