Senate Constitutional Amendment 8. Amends Section 8, Article XI, of Constitution. Requires proposed amendments to municipal charters be submitted to electors at special election called for that purpose or at any general or special election, and petitions for such submission be filed with legislative body of municipality at least sixty days before election; eliminates provisions requiring such submission be only during six months next preceding a regular session of Legislature or thereafter and before final adjournment thereof, and the filing of petitions for such submission at least sixty days before general election next preceding such session.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 545901; A: 64.2; N: 304136; B: 35.8
Senate Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Const. art. XI, section 8.
Herbert W. Slater, State Senator, Eighth District; Nelson T. Edwards, State Senator, Ninth District
MUNICIPAL CHARTER AMENDMENTS California Proposition 22 (1930).