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COUNTY AND MUNICIPAL CIVIL SERVICE. Initiative. Adds Section 21 to Article XI, Constitution. Requires appointment to county, district and municipal offices and employments be based on integrity, character, merit, fitness and industry. Excepts certain specified positions and those now excepted from such system in specified charters. Provides for county civil service commissions, empowered to provide qualified persons for appointments within county, including cities therein having no commission. Prohibits dismissals except for cause after hearing. Prohibits appointees under system from participating in county, city or district political activity. Continues specified officers and employees in office, placing them under system.
County And Municipal Civil Service California Initiative 1936-c-1 (1936).