California Government Code Section 36511

CA Govt Code § 36511 (2017)  

The petition for incorporation of a city may provide for the appointment of the elective officers, or any of them except council members. If it does, a separate election upon the question need not be held, and upon incorporation the city council shall appoint those officers.

(Amended by Stats. 2010, Ch. 699, Sec. 12. (SB 894) Effective January 1, 2011.)

Last modified: October 8, 2018