Senate Constitutional Amendment 5. Amends Section 2, Article XVIII, of Constitution. Provides for election within ten months after adoption hereof, on date fixed by Governor, of one hundred and twenty delegates, one from each senatorial and assembly district, to meet in convention at state capitol within three months after such election and frame new state constitution; empowers convention to employ clerks and experts; requires Legislature provide for expenses thereof arid compensation of delegates; requires Constitution be submitted for adoption or rejection by majority of electors at election held therefor; provides for such election and proclamation of result.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 263683; A: 31.1; N: 585089; B: 68.9
Senate Constitutional Amendment
T. C. West, State Senator, Fourteenth District; Frank F. Merriam, State Senator, Thirty-third District
Thomas A. Maloney, State Senator, Twenty-third District
CONSTITUTIONAL CONVENTION California Proposition 23 (1930).