BCC VRF Resolution

 

Resolution of the Clackamas County Republican Party

 

WHEREAS members of the Clackamas County Republican Party believe that a fee charged to the people by a government entity is a tax; and

WHEREAS members of the Clackamas County Republican Party believe that any taxation should be voted on by the citizens being taxed; and

WHEREAS members of the Clackamas County Republican Party believe that a fee enacted without a vote of the people would constitute taxation without representation;

BE IT HEREBY RESOLVED that the Clackamas County Republican Party Central Committee opposes the vehicle registration fee that the Clackamas County Board of County Commissioners recently voted to enact and calls for the fee to be referred to the voters.