Assembly Constitutional Amendment 35. Amends Constitution. Article VI, section 11. Declares Legislature shall provide for establishing a municipal court in any chartered city or city and county of over forty thousand inhabitants, and for the procedure, jurisdiction, number, term and qualifications of judges and attaches thereof; upon establishment thereof directs transfer thereto of all pending business, records, judges and attaches of Inferior courts; prohibits all other courts inferior to superior court within such city or city and county unless established by Legislature. Requires Legislature fix compensation of justices and judges of all courts of record.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 684598; A: 52.7; N: 614683; B: 47.3
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Const. art. VI, section 11.
Percy G. West, Assemblyman, Ninth District; Charles W. Lyon, Assemblyman, Fifty-ninth District
MUNICIPAL COURTS California Proposition 16 (1934).