Governor of California
|Governor of California|
|Residence||California Governor's Mansion|
|Term length||Four-year term, renewable once|
|Inaugural holder||Peter Hardeman Burnett|
|Formation||December 20, 1849|
Established in the Constitution of California, the governor's responsibilities also include making the annual State of the State address to the California State Legislature, submitting the budget, and ensuring that state laws are enforced. The position was created in 1849, the year before California became a state.