An Elections for Legislative Vacancies
ballot proposition was on the November 4, 1986 ballot
as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment
, where it was defeated.
| SJR 138|
|Yes|| 557,447|| 48.77%|
The question on the ballot was, "Shall the Constitution be amended to modify the process, timing and eligibility to fill vacancies in legislative and county offices?" It was placed on the ballot via Senate Joint Resolution 138.