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- .tfl 10 THE BAKERSPIELB CALIFOR NUN LEGAL. f LEGAL, LEGAL. I LEGAL. f LEGAL. thirds of its capital stock, or two- thirds of the members thereof. A certificate of such vote or consent shall te signed ami sworn to by the president nn<l secretary, and by a majority of the directors of the corpora- lion. «nd filed and certified in the luann'T and upon payment of fees re- quin-d hy law fur filing and certify- Ing articles of incorporation, and thereupon the term of the corpora- linn Khali he extended for the period fpedfied in such certificate, and corporation shall thereafter pay annual or other fees required by to he paid hy corporations. SENATE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO, 32. CHAPTER 28. Senate Constitutional Amendment No. 32. A resolution to propose to the people of the State of California an amendment to the constitution of the state by adding ASSEMBLY CONSTITUTIONAL jpropose that section seven of article uil law AMENDMENT NO. 3. CHAPTER 19. Assembly Constitutional Amendment No. 3. Resolution to amend section 2'/ 2 of article 2 of the constitution. Adopted March 6. 1907. The legislature of the State of California, at Us thirty-seventh session, commencing on the 7th day of January, nineteen hundred and seven, two- thirds of all the members elected to each ol the two houses of said legislature voting In favor thereof, hereby proposes that section 2 J /& of article 2 of the constitution of the State of California he amended so as to read as follows; Section 2ft. The legislature shall have the power to enact laws relative to the election of delegates to con- nine of the constitution of the State of California he amended so as to read Us follows: Section 7. The state board of education shall consist of the following governor, provided for In section 10 hereof, prej .ir? '.wo thousand suitable bonds of the State of California, in the denomination of one thousand dollars PC.CK The who'e Issue of said into said seawall sinking fund, an amount equal to the monthly interest then due on all bonds then sold, delivered and outstanding. The board of state harbor commissioners nre nc.nds whall not exceed the sum of two hereby authorized and directed by the members: 1. The governor. 2. The superintendent of public in- 1 centut fltrucilon. 3 A representative of the state university, selected by the president therof. 4. A representative of the Leland Stanford .Jr. I'nlverity, selected by the president thereof. 5. A representative of the state normal schools, selected by the presidents thereof. 6. A practical business man, not directly connected with any school, lecled by the governor. 7. A representative of the rural million dollars, and raid bonds shall'collection of dockage, tolls, rents bear interest jit the rate of four pe. 1 ' wharfae and cranage to collect a sum per annum, from the time of the sale th'Mxof, and both principal and int'Tosi snail be payable In gold coin of the pr* sept standard value, and they shall be payable at the office of the stale Measurer, at the expiration of nineteen years frnm their date, subject, however, to redemption by lot as in this act hereinafter provided. Said bonds shall bear date the second day of January, A. i>. nineteen hundred and nine, and shall be made payable on the second day of January, nineteen hundred and twenty-eight A. D. The interest accruitiK on such of said I ed section 23a of article four thereof relating to limitation of the expense of employees of the senate and assembly. Adopted March II. 1907. The legislature of the State of California, at its regular session, com- ventions of political parties; and the schools, selected by the county super-'bonds as are sold shall be due and I * -. t--^ J rm 1 f* m ft h fe* *-«. * * m^ •% 1 1 «*-» • * «-» *-v L 1 *• -*-- ~ ^_ bv. ^» «-«. «._ I -.* I ___ ^_~ * _ ™ . ^ * . . . payable at the offlee of the state treasurer on the second day of Jamfary, and on the second day of July, of each year after the sale of the same; pro legislature shall enact laws providing for the direct nomination of candl a new section thereto to be number- j dates for public office, by electors, po intendents at the superintendents* biennial convention. 8. A representative of the city tendents at the superintendents ennial convention. hi- iitloal parties, or organizations, of schools, selected by the city superin- electors without conventions, at elec lions, to be known and designated ah primary elections; also to determine the tests and conditions upon which electors, political parties, or organizations of electors may participate In menctng on the seventh day of Janu-jany such primary election. It shall ary, nineteen hundred and seven,'also be lawful for the legislature to two-thirds of all the members elected to each of the houses of said legislature voting in favor thereof, hereby propose that a new section be added to the constitution of the State of California, to be numbered section twenty-three a of article four thereof, to read as follows; Section 23a. The legislature may also provide for the employment of prescribe that any such primary elec tlon shall be mandatory * and obligatory, The legislature shall also have the power to establish the rates ol compensation for primary election officers serving at such primary elections In any city, or city and county, or county, or other subdivision of a designated population, without making such compensation uniform, and fcelp; but in no case shall the total for such purpose such law may de expense for officers, employes and at- dare the population of any city, city taches exceed the sum of live hundred 'and county, county, or political sub- dollars per day for either house, at I division. Provided, however, that un- any regular or biennial session, nor ! til the legislature shall enact a direct tbe sum of two hundred dollars per'primary election law under the pro- ( A representative of the polytechnic schools, selected by the principals of the polytechnic high schools receiv* ing state aid. The state board of education shall compile or adopt a uniform system of text books for use In the day and evening elementary schools throughout the state; and shall perform such other duties as may be prescribed by law. The legislature shall provide for the printing and publishing of such text books, when adopted, by the superintendent of state printing at the state printing office, and, when BO printed and published, to be distributed and sold at the cost price of print- Ing, publishing, and distributing the same. The text-books so adopted shall continue In use not less than four years. The legislature shall provide of money sufficient for the purposes of this act, over and above the amount limited by section two thousand five hundred and twenty-six of the Political Code of tho .state of California. Between the first and tenth day of November, in the year nineteen hundred and eighteen and between the first and tenth day of November of each year thereafter until the maturity of said bonds the said treasurer shall, In the presence of the governor, proceed to drawn by lot such an amount of bonds as shall he required to exhaust as nearly as may bo the amount In said sinking fund at that time, and shall thereupon and before the tenth day of December following, give notice by public advertisement to be inserted twice a week for two weeks In two news- —r ^_i- ^™»^»--»--' • r ^ j vided. that the first payment of inter-1 papers published In the city and conn est shall he made on the second day of January, A. D. nineteen hundred ty of San Francisco, and also In one newspaper published In the city of and ten, on so many of said bonds as Oakland, and also in one newspaper may have been theretofore sold. Atl published in the city of Los Angeles, the expiration of nineteen years from and also in one newspaper published day for either house at any special (visions of this section, t or extraordinary session, nor shall 'primary election law shall the pay of any officer, employe or at- i force and effect, tache be increased after he is elected OT appointed. f |y the present tenden b . f cd state county boards of ed* SENATE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 33. CHAPTER 39. Senate Constitutional Amendment No, 33. A resolution to propose to the people of the State- of California an amendment to the constitution of «a<d state, amending ASSEMBLY CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 7. CHAPTER 22. Assembly Constitutional Amendment No. 7. Adopted March 8, 1907. The legislature of the. State of California, at Us regular session, commencing on the seventh day of Janu- ry, A. D. nineteen hundred and seven, • *-^M«^M V *j **uu v*«*> XtWUlAV J fc/x/ciB 14 D Ul trU* n IU iicatlon shall have exclusive control {of the examination of teachers, and the granting of teachers' certificates within their respective Jurisdiction. ASSEMBLY CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT, No. 28. CHAPTER 46. Assembly Constltu* j tional Amendment No. 28. A resolu- the date of said bonds, all bonds shall cease to bear interest, and likewise all bonds redeemed by Jot shall cease to bear interest as in this act provided, and the said state treasurer shall call in, forthwith, pay and cancel the same, out of the moneys in the second San Francisco seawall sinking fund provided for In this act, and he shall, on the first Monday of January, nineteen hundred and twenty-eight, also cancel and destroy all bonds not theretofore sold. All bonds issued shall be signed by the governor, and counter-signed by the controller, and shall be endorsed by the state treasurer, and each shall have the seal of the state stamp* ed thereon. Each bond shall contain a clause that it is subject to redemp* tion by lot after the year nineteen hundred and eighteen. SEC. 2. Interest coupons shall be attached to each of said bonds, so that such coupons may be removed without injury to or mutilation of the bond. Said coupons shall be consecutively numbered, and shall be signed by the state treasurer. But no Interest on any of saiB bonds shall be paid for Ime which may intervene be. .. , • *.u tne ( * ate ofany of said bonds to tne people or the and the issue and sale thereof to a Article XII thereof, by amending «two-thirds of all the members elected section Ml thereof, relating to the to eacn o( tne houses voting in favor liability of stockholders of a corporation or joint-stock association. Adopted March 14, 1907. thereof, hereby propose that section five of article eleven of the constltu- tion of the State of California be i The legislature of the State of Call* ame nded so as to read as follows: Section 5. The legislature, by general and uniform laws, shall provide fornia, at its thirty-seventh session commencing the seventh day of Jan nary, 1007, two-thirds of all the mem-| lor t j le election ov appointment, in bers elected to each of the houses i lhe sev t'ral counties, of boards of su- of said legislature voting In favor I ^visors, sheriffs, county clerks, thereof, hereby propose that Article i district attorneys and such other county, township, and municipal of- fk-er.s as public convenience may require, and shall prescribe their duties and fix their terms of office. Xll of the constitution of the Stat< of California' he amended by amend- thereof, so as to read ing section as follows: Section 3. corporation It ap- Ka< h si' 1 - ^holder of a or juini-Mwk association, shall be individually and personally liable for such proportion "t all its debts and liability's ron or incurred, during the linn- he wa'< a Btockholdt r. as ili,_- amount of stock or shares nwu«"t h> him herirs fo fix- whole of the subserib.'d capital siu-U, or shares of the corporation or association. The directors or nnstees u' corporation* and joint-stock us.-', lotions Khali be Jointly and KcveraUy able to the ( n-ditor* and sUn'Mio!' for all mon»-\ - ••nihe/./led or nti propriuted by Die oHiM-is ol su« h poratlnn or during the t< rector or trust*« Nothing in rln . of this septum sha ; l to any exposition ( to pronioii- arid can tional exposition or in the State of California, and liability of stocMioM- r^ ifi any exposition con) i inn v shall be and Fame Is hereby limited to an amount not exceeding the par value (if tli<- Mock of said corporation Jor 1'v such i- i shall rotfiilun? (he compensation of all such oftlcers, i n proportion to duties, and may also establish fees to be charged and collected by such officers for son ices performed in their re- •.pirtive offices, in the manner and .. , t. :l . tiM-s provided by I.-iw, and for | house ". purpose may classify the counties] by population; (f. State of California an amendment to section 16 of article 4 of the constUJ tution, in relation to the approval and return of bills by the governor and the exercise of the veto power. Adopted March 14, 1907. Resolved by the assembly, the senate concurring, That the legislature of the State of California, at its thirty- seventh session, commencing on the 7th day of January, nineteen hundred and seven, two-thlrds of all the mem- bet's elected to the two houses of said legislature voting in favor thereof, hereby proposes that section 16 of article 4 of the constitution of tho State of California be amended wo as to read as follows: in the city of Sacramento, stating the number of bonds so drawn and that the principal of said bonds will be paid on presentation to the treasurer on or before the second day of January, following, and that from and after such last named date, all Interest upon bonds thus drawn shall cease, and it shall be the duty of the treasurer as soon as said bonds so drawn by lot are surrendered to him and paid to cancel the same, and the interest coupons thereon, and each year beginning with the year nineteen hundred and eighteen, the said treasurer shall, in the manner aforesaid, proceed to draw by lot such an amount of bonds as shall be requisite to exhaust as nearly as may be the amount in said sinking fund, and proceed in the manner herein above stated. After the payment of all said bonds, the surplus or balance remaining in said sinking fund, if any there be, shall forthwith be paid into the San Francisco harbor improvement fund. At the time of the respective drawings by lot, as aforesaid, and also at the maturity of said state bonds, said treasurer shall sell the United States or other bonds then in said sinking fund, at government market rates, aft- LEQAU. and cited as the "Second San Francisco Seawall Act." SEC. 13. All acts and parts of acts in conflict with the provisions of this net are hereby repealed." SENATE BILL No. 812. CHAPTER 431. An act to provide for the issuance and sale of state bonds to create a fund for the acquisition by the board of state harbor commissioners of a necessary area for a tidal basin for wharves, piers, hart bore, and -appurtenances In the city and county of San Francisco; to 'create' a sinking fund for the payment of said bonds; and defining the duties of state officers in relation thereto; making an appropriation of one thousand dollars for the expense of printing said bonds; and providing for the submission of this act to a vote of the people. Approved Ma'rch 21, 1907. (As amended at Extra Session by Senate BUI No. 7.) SENATE BILL No. 7. * CHAPTER 4. An act to amend section five of the act entitled "An act to provide for the issuance and sata of state bonds to create a fund for the acquisition by the board of state harbor commissioners of a necessary area for a tidal basin for wharves, piers, harbors, and appurtenances In the city and county of San Francisco to create a sinking fund for the payment of said bonds;; and defining the duties of state officers In relation thereto; making an appropriation of one thousand dollars for the expense of printing said bonds; and providing for the submission of this act to a vote of tho people," .approved March 21, 1907, relating to the redemption of such bonds and creating a sinking fund for such purpose, and adding a new section to said act to be numbered section 10</ 2 , relating to the publics tion of said act, and providing for the payment of the cost of publication of the same. Approved November 23, 1907. The people of the State of California, represented In senate and assembly, do enact as follows: Section 1. For the purpose of providing a fund for the payment of the Indebtedness authorized to be Incurred by the board of state harbor commissioners for the acquisition of the necessary area for a tidal basin ex- 3. The sura of one thousand dollars is hereby appropriated to pay the ex P e " se that be incurred by the state treasurer In having said bonds prepared. Said amount shall be paid out of the San Francisco harbor improvement fund on controller's warrants, duly drawn for that purpose. SEC. 4. When the bonds authorized to be issued under this act shall be duly executed, they shall be by the state treasurer sold at public auction to the highest bidder for cash, in such er advertising the sale thereof in the i tending of the area of India basin on manner hereinbefore provided for the sale of bonds hereby authorized to he issued, and shall use the proceeds for the payment of such bonds as may be drawn by Jot, and at the maturity of the water front of the city and county of San Francisco, as provided In an act entitled "An act to authorize and direct the board of state harbor commissioners to Institute condemnation said bonds outstanding shall pay and j proceedings against certain property redeem said matured outstanding north of Indla basin ami extending to bonds out of said moneys in said fund I B I«I S creek in tho city and county of extinguishment of said bonds on San F ra nclsco, and extending their trailer's warrants duly drawn for litrtRHIotirm ovpr tho an mo nml nrn. in con that purpose. j viding for the payment of Judgments SEC. 6. The state controller and i from the proceeds of bonds issued anil i jurisdiction over the same, and pro the state treasurer shall keep full and parcels and numbers as said treasurer Particular account and record of all entitled, "An act to provide for the sold under the provisions of an act shall be directed by the governor of the state, under seal thereof, after n resolution requesting such sale shall 10. Every bill which may' have been adopted by the board of have passed the legislature shall, be-' state harbor commissioners; but said lore It becomes a law, be presented to treasurer must reject any and all bids Ihe governor. Jf he approve It, hei for HJi l { l bonds, or for any of them. their proceedings under this act, and they shall transmit to the governor an abstract of all such proceedings there- under, with an annual report, to be issuance and sale of state bonds to create a fund for the acquisition by the board of state harbor commissioners of a necessary area for a tidal by the governor laid before the leg-; basin for wharves, piers, harbors, and islature biennially; and all books and i appurtenances in the city and county si turn it, gn it; but if nor, he shall re- with his objections, to the j wnic h shall be below the par value of 8 * 1 ''' bonds so o'fferod; and he ma, b papers pertaining to the matter provided for in this act shall at all times be open to the inspection of any party and it shall ^provide lor 'be strict accountability of county township officers for all fees am 1 , house in which it originated which ! Public announcement at the place and | interested, or the governor, or the at-} cers in relation the shall enter mioh objections upon the- i time Gx^d for ^e sale, continue such torney-general, or a committee of eitb- j appropriation of $1 Journal and proceed to reconsider it I 8ale * ** s * to *he whole of the bonds of- <*»' branch of the legislature, or a joint! pense of printing said ».__ 'ft m - ___-_•«« 1'l.t • . * J* • . . .. . _ - - fered, or any part thereof offered, to such time and place as he may select. which nr.iv be collected by them, and i t wo-thirds of the members elected *to I Due notice- of the time and place of "•***» i • . F • M * • * . . . _ . after such recommendation, it pass both houses, by yeas and nays, committee of both, or any citizen of the stutt of San Francisco; to create :i sinking fund for the payment of said bonds; and defining the duties of state offl- in relation thereto; making an 000 for the ox- bonds; and providing for the submission of this act to a vote of the people." the state <'t" nt i en » id IV \ any iiit( * ji • . n lair j n:i SENATE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 34. CHAPTER 31. Senate Constitutional Amendment No. 34. A resolution to propose to the people of the State of California the amendment of section 26 of article IV of the constitution of said state, relating to lot terles and to fictitious sales of corporate stock, etc. Adopted March U, I in.)". Resolved by the Senate, the Assrm- biy concurring, that On- Jotfislaiuio 01 the State of Calif-unia, at iu jveular session, commetieiui; on the 7ih day of January, r.»"T. two-thirds <u' tht- members elcriod to each of i.h- 1 two li-Mor Ml public and municipal moneys 'which may be paid to tht'ni, or officially foino into their possession. H may it-nutate the compensation of »"U ; m-aml and trial jurors In all courts ' within the classes of counties herein j.H.nniUt'd 10 be made; such compen- :-nUon. how-ver, shall not,--in any ..I,..-.- .•>;<•(.. «i tin- -rim of thn-e dollars per d:Jv and ' * ASSEMBLY CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 8. CHAPTER 21. Assembly Constitutional Amendment No. 8. Resolution to amend section six of article nine of the constitution of California. \dumi-d March r.. I'.inT. The legislature of the State of Cat- itvrnia, as. iu ilVUi M-ssion, comment:'•i .- ( -n' M.e 7th duy of January, tv;«.-'.birds of all the members e to each of the two houses of said ii.hiture voting in i'u™r thereof, hereby propose that section six of article nine of the constitution of the Slate each house voting therefor, it shall be- Siile of a11 bonds must be given by come a law, notwithstanding the ROV- '• treasurer by publication in two nows- t'rnor'H objections. If any hill shall,i Papers published in the city and conn- not bo returned within tori days after'*>' of San Francisco, arid also by puo- lt shall have been p'-osentod 'to him! Illation in one newspaper publishes! (Sundays oxcoptedl, the ''" "'" "' " ^ '-' same shall become a law in like manner as if h i had tne c * tv o( Oakland and by puhllca- tlon in om ' newspaper published in the signed it, unless the 1< irislature, ! citv ot% Jx)S Angeles, and by publica- ' SEC. 7. U shall be the duty of the' treasurer shall, immediately after the state treasurer to pay tho interest ofM asuimcf! of tnti proclamation of the said bonds, when the same falls due,! governor, provided for in section 10 out of the .sinking fund provided forj in this act, on controller's warrants duly drawn for that purpose. prepare one thousand suitable of the state of California, in the denomination of one thousand dollars SEC. 8. This act, If adopted by the! each. Tbe whole issue of said bonds people, shall take effect on the thirty- shall not exceed the sum of one mil- first day of December, A. D. nineteen H°n dollars, and said bonds shall bear tin- h tin 1 by adjournment, provr-nts such re-' l * on * n ono newspaper published In tho hundred and eight, »s to all its pro- Interest at the rate of four per cen- turn, in which case it shall WM becomo j cit - v of Sacramento, oneo a week dur- visions except those relating to and tuul l lor annum, from the time of the .•i !<nv. unless tin-' iiovonior. w ithin! ln S fom 1 weeks prior to such sale. The | necessary for its submission to the yilto thereof, and both principal and thirty days after such adjournment: costs ? f *W cl1 publication shall bo paid people, and for returning, canvassing, interest shall be payable in gold coin (Sundays oxco.piod), shall sign and de-! out of tlu - San Frnnrisro harbor ini- and proclaiming the votes, and as to j ot ' tlu * present stamlar l««*i< rho same in rho oflire of th<> sec- ; pi'ovement fund, on controller's war-(said expected provisions this act shall i tnev i-'-tary of state, in which case it shall become a law in like manner as if it bad been signed by him before ad- d value, and be payable at the ofllce of F Journment. If any bill presented to governor conftlns several items of rants duly drawn for that purpose,. Tht proceeds of the sale of such bonds .shall be forthwith paid over by said treasurer into the treasury, and" must be by him Kept in a separate fund to uppmpriatfon of money, he may object!^ 6 known and designated as the "Seeto one or more items, while other portions of iho bill, case ho shall append to the bill at the 4 • K _ ^ _ J* • * M approving lu such be to read as of California follows; SerUou *i. tcm shall Include day ementary schools, and such day and .'vcniu'4' secondary schools, normal schools and technical schools as may be established by the legislature, ov by municipal or district authority. The entire revenue derived from the school furui and from (hi* genera] Ktato school tax shall be applied * tune ol signing IT ;( stafernent of the items to which be objects, and the reasons therefor. !(n tl tho appropriations so objected to shun not take ef- j lc('t Unless p'issed over the govern-| or's veto, as t.u elnbofop- provi.led. If[ Hie letdslature be in session the guv- **nit»r shall transmit to the house in which the bill oHKim.tod ;i f . ( , |iy o f such statement, aiM the items so ob- to shall bo separately j-of-on«Ifl- samo ui,inner '"•en dii-ai»p!ov* •)• o: San F tWKin s K \\1- ered in which governor. tb< as bills I by the SENATE BILL No. 461. iuciuuv-id *"*.»..* •" •• ••- >H ] H tate school tax snmi ue apyui-'u bouseB voting in favor thercot, »';v«'by , ix( ,i usiv( , lv lo thr support of day au.l A*>nnr\oma thn« uprtlon *'\\ (it nl't U'lc l\ . *- . . ., i,.. i,,,* .1,., 01 proposes that section L'i; of article l\ of the constitution or tli" S California be amoniU-d so as u> as follows: Section 2t;. The legislature shu'J have no power to authorize lotteries or gift enterprises for any purpos and shall pans laws to prohibit the Bale in this state at lottery or sift enterprise ticket K, or ik'Ueis in any scheme i» the nature of a lottery. The legislature yliall nans laws to prohibit tho fictitious bijyiuK ami selling <>t tho aha res of UK- capital stock of corporations In any r-tur.U board, stock vxchange or stock market mute control of any corporation or assoca tion. All contracts 101 the pu or salo of shares of tiie <apit«I of any corporation or a^o •without any intention on the parr one party to deliver ami of Uu» ot party to receive the shares, and con- itiinplating merely the payment 01 differences between the contract aua market prices on divers day»» shall be void, and neither party to any such contract shall be entitled to recover any damages for failure to perform evening oleim-ntary schools; liut tht i.'tfislfituro may authorize and cause to be levied a special slate school \a\ lor (be smtport of day and evening i-.econdary schools, and technical schools, 'or either of such schools, included in iho public school system, and all revenue derived from mich -•pedal (ax shall be apuJU'd exclusively TO the support of the schools for which su:-h special tax sbuli be levied. CHAPTER 4 24. An act to provide for the issuance and sale of state bonds ond San Francisco SeawaH Fund," and must be used exclusively for tho construction of wharves, piers, seawall, state railroad, spurs, and a| ; i *; n ances thereto on the water fron* city and county of Drafts and warrants shall be drawn upon an i ;o out of said fund in tht- Ma: as drafts and warrants on and paid out of the •, .1 harbor improvement fund. ""SEC. 5. For the payment of tho principal and Interest of -said bonds a sinking fund, to be known and designated as the "Second Han Francisco Seawall Sinking Fund," shall be, and the same Is hereby created, as follows, to-wit: The state treasurer shall, on the first day of each and every month after the salt? of said hTwds. month ject, however, to redemption by lot HH In this act hereinafter provided. Said bonds shall bear date the second day of January, A. D. nineteen htm- take effect imme-liatoiy. (the state treasurer, at tho expiration SEC, 1*. This act shall lie sumbhted j of lateen >'«<»•« '«"" their date, sub- to the people of the State, of CalUor-1 nia for their ratification at the next! general election, to be holden In the of November, A. D. nineteen and eight, and all ballots at said election shall have printed thereon, and .it tho end thereof, the words, For the San Francisco Seawall Act," •-;nd in a separate line under the same vords, "Against the San Francisco, ,_, %t!lli . M1 , .. ^ -eawall Act,- and opposite said lines tie < lbl "«< °» **<* «^cond day of 'iicie shall be left spaces In which the voters may make or stamp » cross to indicate whether they vote for or against the said act, and those voting tor said act shall do so by placing a j cross opposite the words "For the San Francisco Seawall Act," and all those e on the Kcond day of January, nineteen hundred and twenty-eight A. D. The interest accruing on .such of said bonds as are sold, shall he due and payable at tho office of the state voting against the said act shall do so by placing a cross opposite the words "Against the San Francisco Seawall Act." The governor of this slate shall include the submission of this act to the people, as aforesaid, in his proclamation calling for said general < lec- tion. SEC. 10. The votes cast lor or against this act shall lie counted, returned and canvassed, and declared purtenances in the city' snd "rmjntl i equal tho l )rin(li l )al of tfu> *>o"ds soM i In the same manner and subject of San Francisco; to create a Binl y flnd 'UtBlnndins at "* "™' said i the same rules as vote. ( ,»st for state " • - treasurer shall so take said sum from (officers; and if it appear that said act ' ASSEMBLY CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT No, 24. CHAPTER 43. Assembly Constitutional Amendment No. 24. A resolution to propose tc- the people of the State of Califonu, an amendment to the constitution of the State, by amending sue I 1 <;.n seven of article r.ine tnercof, relating to boards cf education. Adopted MMVH 1 t. liMiT. The lei.M.-.biture t .f the State u fornla, at its regular session, coni- mencing on ib one thousand nine hundred and seven, and two-thirds of all UK? members M -in- tng fund for the payment of said bonds; and providing for the sub. mission of this act to a vote of the people. Approved March :M, 1S<>7, i' people, o! tile State of ropresoutod in senate and biy, do enact as J- For i UP )>!)!., a fun.I for the p,>\n. the indebtedness hereby auth bo im.'iiiTo.l by M:e Mnte bir t r harbor eonnuissinnor« for t Uon oi' whai\vs, piers, s»-..\\ niiln^d, spurs, and appi the city and comity of i at a cost not to c\ooe<l on I * said San Francisco harbor improve nient Hind, loss iho amount theretofore taken therefrom for said purpose; amf ho shull pi u'e the sum in the second San Francisco seawall sinking fund create 1 by thN act. Said state treasurer shall, on controller's warrants duly draxvn for that pnrposo, employ the moneys in said sinking fund in the purchase of bonds of the Pnited States, or of fho State of Cal- fornia, or of tlie several counties or municipalities of the st-ite of California, whicli said bonds shall be Kept ui u proper i oroptaelo, iijti^'opriatoly labeled; It'll he must iuM-p always on Miilllon band n sufficient amount of money in ]».'; v the said have received a majority of all votes cast for and against it at flection, as aforesaid, then tho 1 shall have effect as hereinbefore provided, and .shall be irrepwiJable unUMhe principal and interest of the liabilities heroin created shall bo i»»ii» ary, and on the second day-of July, of each year after the sale of the same; provided, that tho first payment of fn- tgrost shall be made on the second day of January, A. D. nineteen hundred and ten, on so many of said bonds as may hnvo boon theretofore sold. At the expiration of nineteen yearn from fhe dato of said bonds, all bonds solil shall cease to bear interest and likewise all bonds redeemed by lot shall cease to bear interest, aa in this act provided, and the said state treasurer shall call in, forthwith pay and cancel tho same, out of moneys in tho India basin sinking fund provided for in this act, and he shall on the first Monday of January, nineteen hundred and twenty-eight, also cancel and destroy all bonds not theretofore sold. All bonds issued shall bo signed by the governor, and countersigned by tho controller, and shall be endorsed by tho state treasurer, and each shall have the seal of the state stamped thereon, Each bond shall contain a clause that it is subject to redemption by lot after the year nineteen hundred nt e-,1 Of of to free- ate in ,, n ,i ,, u , , , • • itll(I eighteen. n J ,:; "'H;;: ;,i"; 1'" Kf r'T' h " a " Sec > 2 - " iterc ' st c "'"'°» 8 «»<»> '«• »< IIMKI pi oeiumation theroot; but if a tuchct the same or any money paid thereon, elected to each of the houses of legls in any court of this state. , dollars (which said wharver-. piers,'said sinking fund with which to . j seawall, state railroad, spurs, .md ap- tho interest on such of the state bonds purtenances the board of stato harbor • herein provided to be issue.I as may ;tl) dav of ianuarv i ! ""^^'"ws :u-o hereby oinpowored ,tn na> 01 .muuai>, l(o ro ,, HlnicI in Ih(1 mann(J , Jin , horl2(M , by luw, aim at a cost not to excee I said two million dollars), the static 'ly of the voles cast, an afore- •ttv against this act, then tho >hall be and boconie void. '-11. It shall l»o the duty of the :try of state to have this act pub- in at loast one newspaper in ich county, or city and count v, If one L . r ina.ni •said iranif * * i ,^r i -r — have theretofore boon sold. And ro provide means for the payment of interest on the bonds that may be sold ^^! 8 V^ ln ^.f^l t ^L sll ™ r _ 8 ! lalf *"**• °P controlter'B warrant* <!„„ eieuietl w e«i:« u* ino uuuaeo in I^RIO' trenailJ»«r Hhiill tmivic*fii»»«i.. *>. 7w .^ «*ui ---—-=• —-- -•- •--• ....... •uuu, uu uuuiruii^r H W lature voUu g in tuvor thereof, hereby j^T ot^e'TroctSof^ Z fi^.^SSn^C! anT£y° *^,. % "%£*!£% 1 to each of said bonds, so that such coupons may be removed without injury to or mutilation of the bond. Said coupons shall bo consecutively numbered, ami shall bo signed by tho state treasurer. Hut no interest on any of H ;iid bonds shall be paid for ,. . any time which may intervene bo- „..,. f (1 tll( ' n '"\. throughout this tween the date of any of said bonds SMI.-, foi three months next prfrHlng j and tiu> is.sue and sale thereof to a balden in purchaser. Sec. ;{. The sum of one thousand dollars Is hereby appropriated to pay tbe expense that may be Incurred by the state treasurer in having said bonds prepared. Said amount shall be paid out of the San Francisco har- may be Uaowu bor improvement fund on controller's! the general election to h< the month of November, A. U. nineteen hundred nnd eight, the costs of publication shall be paid out. of the Sun Francisco harbor Improvement

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