Initiative measure amending Article IV, Section 1 of Constitution. Inserts proviso therein increasing the number of signatures of qualified electors necessary to initiative petition presented to Secretary of State under that section when such petition relates to assessment or collection of taxes, or provides for modification or repeal of this proviso; requires such number to be fifteen per cent of all votes cast for all gubernatorial candidates at last preceding election at which governor was elected, instead of eight per cent thereof as now required. Makes no other substantial change in section.
Popular Vote Results
Y: 258009; A: 40.5; N: 378661; B: 59.5
Eli P. Clark
John R. Haynes, Los Angeles, California
INITIATIVE California Proposition 27 (1922).