Section 5.9  Submission to Electors. 
Where the provisions of this Charter require the Council to submit the proposal to the electors, it shall be submitted at the next election held in the City for any other purpose or, in the discretion of the Council, at a special election. In any event it shall be submitted at an election where there is sufficient time for the notice of the last day of registration and of the election and of providing for absentee ballots. The result shall be determined by a majority vote of the electors voting thereon, except in cases where otherwise required by law.