March 2004 San Francisco general elections were held on March 2, 2004 in San Francisco, California. The elections included seats to various political parties' county central committees and ten seven ballot measures.
Propositions [ edit ]
Propositions: A • B • C • D • E • F • G • H • I • J Note: "City" refers to the San Francisco municipal government. Proposition A [ edit ]
Proposition A would allow City employees who receive cash payments for unused vacation time and sick leave to defer the payment and any federal and state taxes associated with said payment.
Proposition A Choice Votes % Yes 107,690 62.38 No 64,943 37.62 Proposition B [ edit ]
Proposition B would contract out retirement benefits of district attorneys, public defenders, and public defender investigators to the
California Public Employee Retirement System (CalPERS) if there is no additional cost to the City.
Proposition B Choice Votes % Yes 114,209 67.73 No 54,418 32.27 Proposition C [ edit ]
Proposition C would reduce the number of required uniform officers by the number of
Police Department positions currently staffed by uniformed officers that would be replaced by civilian staff.
Proposition C Choice Votes % Yes 105,005 61.85 No 64,773 38.15 Proposition D [ edit ]
Proposition D would allow
domestic partners to register in the City and have the City Employees' Retirement System to treat domestic partners as spouses.
Proposition D Choice Votes % Yes 113,646 65.07 No 60,999 34.93 Proposition E [ edit ]
Proposition E would have the
San Francisco Board of Supervisors respond to any federal or state requests potentially involving private information on citizens instead of individual officials and departments.
Proposition E Choice Votes % Yes 87,704 52.22 No 80,236 47.78 Proposition F [ edit ]
Proposition F would apply labor negotiation rules regarding police officers and fire departments on labor negotiations regarding deputy sheriffs.
Proposition F Choice Votes % Yes 103,327 63.16 No 60,267 36.84 Proposition G [ edit ]
Proposition G would allow the Mayor and Board of Supervisors to decide to provide supplemental pay over 180 days to City employees called for military service.
Proposition G Choice Votes % Yes 99,726 58.90 No 69,589 41.10 Proposition H [ edit ]
Proposition H would create a Public Education Fund to increase City spending on public education over the next eleven years.
Proposition H Choice Votes % Yes 123,103 70.77 No 50,837 29.23 Proposition I [ edit ]
Proposition I would require Muni to replace all diesel buses purchased before 1991 and require new buses to meet anti-pollution standards that apply to other City vehicles.
Proposition I Choice Votes % Yes 118,074 67.49 No 56,864 32.51 Proposition J [ edit ]
Proposition J would allow developers building in downtown or along the central waterfront to be subject to less restrictions regarding height and density provided they build and sell more below-market rate housing.
Proposition J Choice Votes % No 121,352 69.99 Yes 52,028 30.01 External links [ edit ]