Oklahoma Property Tax Exemption for Pollution Control, State Question 683 (1998)

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The Oklahoma Property Tax Exemption for Pollution Control Amendmentalso known as State Question 683, was on the November 3, 1998 ballot in Oklahoma as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment, where it was defeated. The measure would have exempted properties used for pollution control from ad valorem taxes.[1]

Election results

Oklahoma State Question 683 (1998)
Defeatedd No407,03351.65%
Yes 381,095 48.35%

Election results via: Oklahoma Secretary of State

Text of measure

Ballot title

The official ballot title appeared as:[2]

This measure would amend the State Constitution. It would add a new Section 6D to Article 10. It would exempt certain property from ad valorem tax. The property would have to be used for the control of pollution. The property must be personal property. The property used for the control of pollution would be defines by law. This measure would be effective on January 1, 1999.


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 24, 2014
  2. Oklahoma Secretary of State, "State Question 683," accessed November 24, 2014
  3. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.