Assembly Constitutional Amendment 62. Adds section 16 to Article IX of Constitution. Authorizes the State Legislature and the governing bodies of counties, cities and counties, municipal corporations and any other political subdivision having authority to acquire and maintain publicly- owned museums or art galleries, to enter into contracts and leases with non-profit California corporations for the management and control of any part or all of the exhibits of such museums and art galleries.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 705417; A: 43.5; N: 917941; B: 56.5
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Charles W. Lyon, Member of the Assembly, Fifty-ninth District; Harry B. Riley, Member of the Assembly, Seventy-first District
Augustus F. Hawkins, Member of the Assembly, Sixty-second District
PUBLICLY-OWNED MUSEUMS OR ART GALLERIES California Proposition 20 (1936).