Article 1. Members of California Elections Code >> Division 7. >> Part 5. >> Chapter 3. >> Article 1.
At the convention meeting of the state central committee, the
state central committee shall consist initially of only those
members of central committees elected at the most recent presidential
primary election or selected pursuant to Section 7784.
At its convention and subsequent meetings the state central
committee, in its sole discretion, may appoint any additional members
to the state central committee as it may desire.
The state central committee may require a balance of elected
and appointed members so that 50 percent of the state central
committee members from each county are women and 50 percent are men.
No person shall be appointed to membership on the state
central committee unless she or he is registered as a voter
affiliated with the Peace and Freedom Party or would register as a
voter affiliated with this party if not legally prohibited from doing
This committee may remove any elected or appointed member
who, during the term of membership, affiliates with or registers as a
member of another political party, publicly advocates that the
voters should not vote for the nominee of the party for any office,
publicly gives support to or avows a preference for a candidate of
another party or candidate who is opposed to a candidate nominated by
this party, or has violated the bylaws or constitution of the state