Assembly Constitutional Amendment 1. Adds section 27 to Article VI of Constitution. Declares every retired justice or judge shall continue to be judicial officer but shall exercise judicial functions only under assignment by chairman of judicial council and shall receive therefor only such compensation as Legislature may provide. Ratifies chapters seven hundred seventy and seven hundred seventy-one of Statutes 1937, but declares Legislature may amend, repeal and supplement same.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 822982; A: 42.7; N: 1105183; B: 57.3
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Thomas J. Cunningham, Member of the Assembly, Fifty-sixth District; James J. Boyle, Member of the Assembly, Sixty-sixth District
Samuel Wm. Yorty, Member of the Assembly, Manufacturer, Los Angeles County; S. L. Heisinger, Member of the Assembly, Farmer, Fresno County
RETIREMENT OF JUDGES California Proposition 16 (1938).