Arizona Proposition 108
was on the November 5, 1974 election ballot
as an initiated constitutional amendment
. It was approved
It changed the way that judges are selected in the state, adopting the Missouri Plan method whereby a commission picks a list of potential judges, from which the Governor of Arizona makes a final selection.
| Proposition 108|
| Yes|| 255,915|| 53.7%|
- These results are from the Arizona elections department 1974 voter pamphlet.
Text of measure
Relating to the Judicial Department, Judges and Justices, Courts of Record; providing for retirement voluntary and involuntary; for nonpartisan election, appointment, approval or rejection of such judges III justices; restricting their political activities; establishing judicial nominating commission; amending Article; Arizona Constitution by amending designated Sections and adding Sections 36-40
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.