Proposition 13, amending seismic retrofit rules, passes
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California voters approved an amendment to the state Constitution to allow property owners to seismically retrofit existing buildings without having property taxes on those buildings reassessed.
The measure was placed on the ballot by the Legislature to allow property owners to upgrade without facing higher taxes.
-- Anthony York in Los Angeles