Arizona Composition of Legislature Amendment
, also known as Proposition 109
, was on the November 7, 1972 election ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
. It was approved
Proposition 109 amended the constitution with regard to the composition of the state legislature.
| Proposition 109|
| Yes|| 308,801|| 65.5%|
- These results are from the Arizona elections department 1972 voter pamphlet.
Text of measure
A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION PROPOSING AN AMENDMENT TO THE CONSTITUTION OF ARIZONA RELATING TO COMPOSITION OF THE LEGISLATURE AND LEGISLATIVE DISTRICTS, AND AMENDING ARTICLE 4, PART 2, SECTION I, CONSTITUTION OF ARIZONA.
An Amendment to Article 4, Part 2, Section 1, Arizona Constitution relating to Composition of Legislature and Legislative Districts; providing the Senate shall be composed of one member elected from each of the Thirty Legislative Districts established by the Legislature and the House of Representatives of two members elected from each of said Districts.
If you favor the above law, vote YES; if opposed, vote NO.
The full text of the legislation proposed by this proposition is available here.
Arguments in favor of this measure can be found here.
Arguments in opposition to this measure can be found here.