Docket No. S.F. 23784.

22 Cal.3d 171 (1978)

583 P.2d 729

148 Cal. Rptr. 875

CALIFORNIA HOUSING FINANCE AGENCY, Petitioner, v. FRANK PATITUCCI, as President, etc., Respondent.

Supreme Court of California.

September 18, 1978.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case


Evelle J. Younger, Attorney General, and Victor D. Sonenberg, Deputy Attorney General, for Petitioner.

John E. McDermott, Robert T. Olmos, Patricia M. Tenoso, Jonathan Lehrer-Graiwer, Alan Rader, Richard Rothschild, Richard Paez, Sandra Pettit, William Smith, Kathy Villeponteaux, Don Bryant and Jennifer Soloway as Amici Curiae on behalf of Petitioner.

James A. Hennefer for Respondent.



The California Housing Finance Agency (Agency) seeks a writ of mandate compelling respondent, its chairperson and president, to print and issue revenue bonds in accordance with an Agency resolution adopted under the provisions of the Zenovich-Moscone-Chacon Housing and Home Finance Act (the Act) (Health & Saf. Code, § 50000 et seq. (former § 41000 et seq.); all statutory references are to that...

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