Assembly Constitutional Amendment 27. Repeals section 4 of Article V and adds section 4.5 to Article V of Constitution. Declares Legislature may regulate by law the manner of making returns of elections for Governor and Lieutenant Governor. Ratifies legislation enacted at Fifty-third Session of Legislature regulating manner of making returns of elections for Governor and Lieutenant Governor.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 1198015; A: 64.0; N: 673794; B: 36.0
Assembly Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Added Cal. Const. art. V, section 4.5. Repealed Cal. Const. art. V, section 4.
Thomas A. Maloney, Member of the Assembly, Twentieth District.
ELECTION RETURNS FOR GOVERNOR AND LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR California Proposition 4 (1940).