Senate Constitutional Amendment 9. Amends Section 8 ½ of Article XI of Constitution. Adds provision permitting city or city and county charters to provide any mode for the nomination and/ or election of officers of such city or city and county, and to adopt and provide for any system of proportional representation on the legislative body thereof, also the manner of voting under such system.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 639306; A: 48.5; N: 680167; B: 51.5
Senate Constitutional Amendment
George W. Rochester, State Senator, 37th District; Herbert C. Jones, State Senator, 18th District
CITY CHARTER PROVISIONS FOR NOMINATION AND ELECTION OF OFFICERS California Proposition 19 (1932).