Senate Constitutional Amendment 20. Amends Section 9 of Article IX of Constitution. Provides for administration of University of California by present corporation “The Regents of the University of California” and for composition of governing board thereof, continuing present representative members for their terms; prescribes corporation’s powers, vesting therein, title, management, and disposition of university property. Provides for investing proceeds from public land sales, appropriating income therefrom to agricultural college, requiring state to replace such funds when lost or diminished; university to be independent of political or sectarian influence and no person refused admission because of sex.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 249886; A: 62.8; N: 148305; B: 37.2
Senate Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Const. art. IX, section 9.
A. H. Breed, State Senator Fifteenth District; Egbert J. Gates, State Senator Thirty-fifth District
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA California Proposition 8 (1918).