California proposition results are in - Spidell

California proposition results are in

With 99.0% of the ballots counted in California, the “unofficial” results from the California Secretary of State’s Office show:

  • Proposition 15 did not pass (51.7% no votes to 48.3% yes votes). Proposition 15 would have assessed most nonresidential property at fair market value;
  • Proposition 19 passed (51.5% yes votes to 48.5% no votes). Proposition 19 revises the parent/child property tax base-year transfer and expands the property-tax base transfers for seniors, disabled persons, and disaster victims; and
  • Proposition 22 passed (58.4% yes votes to 41.6% no votes). Proposition 22 allows app-based drivers to remain independent contractors and requires the companies that hire them to pay certain benefits (e.g., specified wage guarantees, health care stipends) if certain conditions are met.

More information is available on the Secretary of State’s website at:

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