California state legislative special elections, 2014

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As of July 2014, one seat has been vacated in the California State Legislature in 2014. That vacancy has been filled. The following district had a vacancy this year:

How vacancies are filled


If there is a vacancy in the California Legislature, the governor must call for a special election. The election must be called by the governor within fourteen days of the vacancy. No special election can be held if the vacancy happens in an election year and the nominating deadline passes.[1]

Partisan breakdown

Note: These tables are updated any time there is a change in the chamber.

The current partisan breakdown of the Senate is as follows:

Party As of July 2014
     Democratic Party 28
     Republican Party 12
Total 40

The current partisan breakdown of the House is as follows:

Party As of July 2014
     Democratic Party 55
     Republican Party 24
     Vacancy 1
Total 80


Special elections

March 25, 2014



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