Assembly constitutional amendment 61. Amends Section 1, Article VI of Constitution. Omits from enumeration of courts, in which judicial power is by that section declared vested, “district courts of appeal, superior courts and such inferior courts as the legislature may establish in any incorporated city or town, township, county or city and county” and substitutes therefor “such other courts as the legislature by general law (subject to referendum) may establish.” Declares remaining provision of same article, except section nineteen relating to charging juries, shall have same effect as general laws and legislature may repeal or amend same.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 86132; A: 23.9; N: 274231; B: 76.1
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
A. W. Carlson, Assemblyman Fiftieth District; Henry W. Wright, Assemblyman Sixty-ninth District
Jeremiah F. Sullivan, President San Francisco Bar Association
COURTS California Proposition 6 (1918).