Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

AGLO 1973 NO. 43 > Mar 28 1973

(1) The twenty mill limitation upon property taxes which is provided for in Initiative No. 44 does not apply to taxes levied by port or public utility districts. (2) The legislature, notwithstanding Initiative No. 44, may reduce or eliminate the authority of port or public utility districts to levy property taxes.