California Proposition 88, Deposit of Public Moneys (1988)
Proposition 88 authorized the California State Legislature to permit the deposit of public moneys in federally insured industrial loan companies located in California.
Text of measure
The ballot title was:
The official summary said:
- "Currently, the State Constitution authorizes the Legislature to provide for the deposit of public moneys in any bank, savings and loan association, or in any credit union in California. This measure amends the State Constitution to authorize the Legislature to provide for the deposit of public moneys in any federally insured industrial loan company in California."
- See also: Fiscal impact statement
The fiscal estimate provided by the California Legislative Analyst's Office said:
- "By itself, this measure has no direct fiscal effect. The legislation to implement this measure could result in greater interest income to the state and local governments by increasing competition for the deposit of public moneys."
Path to the ballot
The California State Legislature voted to put Proposition 88 on the ballot via Assembly Constitutional Amendment 63 (Statutes of 1988, Resolution Chapter 59).
|Votes in legislature to refer to ballot|
- PDF of the November 8, 1988 ballot proposition voter guide
- California Law Library, November 8, 1988 ballot propositions
- Hastings California I&R database