Senate Constitutional Amendment No.1. Amends Section 5 of Article XI, Constitution, to authorize Legislature, by two-thirds vote, to suspend prohibition against increasing the compensation of county, township, or municipal officers during their term of office. Such suspension to continue during the period in which the United States is engaged in war and for one year after the termination of hostilities.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 1250876; A: 52.0; N: 1156956; B: 48.0
Senate Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Const. art. XI, section 5.
Jesse M. Mayo, State Senator, Twenty-sixth District.; R. R. Cunningham, State Senator, Twenty-seventh District.
COMPENSATION OF OFFICERS, INCREASE DURING TERM California Proposition 10 (1944).