Bill Text: AB 952
Date Introduced: February 26, 2015
Sponsors: Asm. Garcia (D)
Status: Signed into law
This bill requires that, if a city council fills a vacancy in a local elective office by appointment in the first half of the term of office, the appointee holds office only until the next general municipal election at which point a special election is held.
Read California Common Cause's letter of support.