YES pays 1.00 if, as of one week after election day in the state of California in November 1996, at least one of the following is true:
A ballot initiative known as the California Civil Rights Initiative (CCRI) has been proposed with wording similar to the above.
It is generally agreed that the intended effect of this initiative is to abolish affirmative action programs currently in effect.
Affirmative action is "the encouragement of increased representation of women and minority-group members, especially in employment" (Random House dictionary). Those who favor its abolition claim that this constitutes discrimination towards non-favored groups.