Assembly Constitutional Amendment 41 adding Section 19a to Article XI of Constitution. Authorizes the state, or any political subdivision empowered to establish public works for such purpose, to provide itself or its inhabitants, in the manner therein provided, with water, electricity or protection against flood by utilizing or controlling the waters of any stream outside this state or partly within this state and to incur bonded indebtedness therefor as provided by law; these powers not limited by Section 31 of Article IV or Section 13 of Article XI of Constitution.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 280759; A: 44.2; N: 354130; B: 55.8
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Frank F. Merriam, Assemblyman Seventieth District; Ed Lewis, Assemblyman Eighth District
Sidney T. Graves, Assemblyman Sixty-third District
USE OF STREAMS California Proposition 17 (1922).