Proposition Summary

Legislative Constitutional Amendment. Provides that acts of Legislature shall go into effect 60 days after adjournment of regular session and 90 days after any other session. Legislature shall reconvene for not more than 5 days after expiration of 30 days following a general session to reconsider those measures vetoed by Governor after adjournment.

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Popular Vote Results

Y: 3078871; A: 61.2; N: 1950098; B: 38.8

Election Type

General Election

Proposition Type

Assembly Constitutional Amendment

Code Sections Affected

Amended Cal. Const. art. IV, sections 1, 16

For Author

Assemblyman Robert S. Stevens, 60th District, Los Angeles County; Senator Jack Schrade, San Diego County; Assemblyman Philip L. Soto, 50th District, Los Angeles County; Senator Hugh M. Burns, President pro Tempore, State Senate Fresno County; Senator George Miller, Jr., Contra Costa County; Assemblyman Edward E. Elliott, 40th District, Los Angeles County

Against Author

Albert S. Rodda, State Senator Sacramento County; William F. Stanton, Assemblyman Santa Clara County