GENERAL, SPECIAL AND PRIMARY ELECTIONS
Section 8. General elections shall be held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November in all even-numbered years. Special and primary elections may be held as provided by law; provided that in no case shall any primary election precede a general election by less than forty-five days. [Am Const Con 1968 and election Nov 5, 1968; ren and am Const Con 1978 and election Nov 7, 1978]
Attorney General Opinions
Special elections as authorized hereunder require specific legislation. Att. Gen. Op. 70-26.
For special elections to be held, there must be specific legislative authorization. 52 H. 410, 477 P.2d 625.