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
It was defeated
A 2/3rds supermajority vote was required for approval.
| Peninsula Fire Protection District parcel tax measure|
|Yes|| 258|| 62.93%|
- These final, certified results are from the Plumas County elections office.
Text of measure
The question on the ballot:
This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.
|| “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?”
A copy of the resolution which put this measure on the ballot is available here.