Senate Constitutional Amendment No.4. Requires budget session of Legislature to convene in February of each even-numbered year instead of March. After introduction of Budget Bill permits recess of budget session for period up to 30 days. Provides for expenses of committee members considering Budget Bill during such recess.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 1981664; A: 50.5; N: 1942129; B: 49.5
Senate Constitutional Amendment
Code Sections Affected
Amended Cal. Const. art. IV, sections 2 and 14.
Donald L. Grunsky, State Senator, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties; Earl D. Desmond, State Senator, Sacramento County
John F. McCarthy, State Senator, 13th Senatorial District
LEGISLATIVE BUDGET SESSIONS California Proposition 8 (1956).