(5 ILCS 20/1a) (from Ch. 1, par. 102)
    Sec. 1a. An amendment to Article IV of the Constitution proposed by petition in the manner provided by Section 3 of Article XIV of the Constitution shall be submitted to the electors of this State for adoption or rejection in the manner hereinafter provided, unless such petition is determined not to be valid or sufficient as provided by law.
(Source: P.A. 81-163)