Initiative act. Declares it unlawful to dissect, vivisect or torture any living person or living animal, or aid or abet therein for purpose of experimental physiological or experimental pathological investigation in or at any university, school, society, college, hospital, institution or other place within California; declares nothing in act shall prohibit the dissection or vivisection, or aiding or abetting therein, of any living person when done with latter’s consent, or prohibit surgical operations upon or rendering medical aid in case of physical injury, deformity or sickness of any person or animal, provides penalties and repeals conflicting acts.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 272288; A: 34.1; N: 527130; B: 65.9
Rosemonde Rae Wright
Ray Lyman Wilbur
PROHIBITING VIVISECTION California Proposition 7 (1920).