Initiative measure. Authorizes boxing and wrestling contest for prizes or purses, or where admission fee is charged, limiting such boxing contests to twelve rounds; creates athletic commission empowered to license such contests and participants therein; prescribes conditions under which licenses shall be issued and contests held; declares amateur boxing contests, conducted under Section 412 of Penal Code, which prohibits prize fights and limits amateur boxing contests to four rounds, shall be subject to provisions of this measure and under sole jurisdiction of such commission when admission fee is charged.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 518631; A: 51.0; N: 498217; B: 49.0
Harry F. Morrison, Assemblyman Twenty-ninth District
Chester H. Rowell
BOXING AND WRESTLING CONTESTS California Proposition 7 (1924).