Initiatives - Active Measures

You can download a document by selecting the proposed initiative's tracking number. Submitted proposed initiatives may appear below with an unofficial title submitted by the proponent(s) or developed by the Attorney General's Initiative Coordinator. These unofficial titles are for identification purposes only.

Please note that proposed initiatives are posted as submitted by the proponent(s). The initiative proponent(s) may submit a proposed title and summary. Such titles and summaries are not official and will likely differ from the official title and ultimately prepared by the Attorney General. The Attorney General makes no comment on the accuracy of any statements made in the proposed initiatives.

You can comment on a proposed initiative by selecting the “submit comment” button located next to the proposed initiative. Please note that the comment period applies only to initiatives and will conclude after 30 days.

The Attorney General issues an official title and summary for every proposed initiative submitted in compliance with procedural requirements. To view an official title and summary, select the title and summary link.

Active Measures

Initiative Title
Jury Entitlement in Matters Related to Legal Rights to Children. Initiative Statute.
Proponent(s):
Wylmina Hettinga, Manu Martinez, Erin O'Doherty, Charles H. Eldredge
Submitted for Title and Summary on November 2, 2018
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Comments accepted through 12-03-2018

"Citizens' Lockbox for Road Repairs and Infrastructure Improvements"
Proponent(s):
Carl DeMaio
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 25, 2018

Comment period for 18-0010 ended on 10-25-2018

REFERENDUM TO OVERTURN A 2018 LAW THAT REPLACED MONEY BAIL SYSTEM WITH A SYSTEM BASED ON PUBLIC SAFETY RISK.
Title and Summary Issued on September 10, 2018

Proponent(s):
Thomas W. Hiltachk
ELIMINATES CERTAIN 2011 CRIMINAL JUSTICE MEASURES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 9, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Mark Averbeck
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 3, 2018
REPEALS LAW REQUIRING CERTAIN LAW ENFORCEMENT TO COLLECT AND REPORT SPECIFIED DATA ON STOPS AND SEARCHES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Mark Averbeck
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 3, 2018

Comment period for 18-0007 ended on 09-04-2018

CHANGES REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNERS WHEN TRANSFERRING THEIR PROPERTY TAX BASE TO REPLACEMENT PROPERTY. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 9, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Alexander E. Creel
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 3, 2018
ESTABLISHES PUBLIC HEALTH FUND BY ENACTING DEDICATED STATEWIDE TAX ON DISTRIBUTION OF SUGAR-SWEETENED DRINKS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on September 5, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Dustin Corcoran, Carrie Gordon
ALLOWS NEW TYPES OF GAMBLING IN CALIFORNIA. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on August 16, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Russell Lowery
REQUIRES USE OF STATE AND LOCAL LAW-ENFORCEMENT RESOURCES FOR FEDERAL IMMIGRATION PURPOSES. RESTRICTS VOTER REGISTRATION PROCESS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on June 22, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Donald Rosenberg
REQUIRES A VOTE IN 2021 ON WHETHER CALIFORNIA SHOULD BECOME AN INDEPENDENT COUNTRY. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on April 20, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Marcus Ruiz Evans, Louis J. Marinelli
ALLOWS FOR JURY TRIALS IN CHILD-CUSTODY AND DEPENDENT-CHILD DETERMINATIONS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on February 20, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Stephen Konnoff, Jaime Lewis, Wylmina Hettinga, Pete Villasenor, Joseph Thomas, Fernando Cook-Morales, Sabrina Hall, Richard Preciado, Martha Ayon, Briana Ramos, Leah Ahn, Omar Martinez, Cheri Elendon, Daniel Martinez Ramirez, Trevor Thomas, John Betts, Diana Costo-Dragges, Rebekah Jaggars, Christine Coggins
INCREASES THE NUMBER OF CANDIDATES IN GENERAL ELECTIONS FOR STATE AND CONGRESSIONAL OFFICES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on February 14, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Richard Ginnaty
REGULATES VARIOUS SUBSTANCES AND PRACTICES RELATED TO AGRICULTURE, CONSUMER PRODUCTS, AND HEALTH. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on February 7, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Cheriel Jensen
EXPANDS REQUIREMENT FOR SUPERMAJORITY APPROVAL TO ENACT NEW LOCAL GOVERNMENT REVENUE MEASURES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on January 26, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Robert Lapsley
INCREASES FUNDING FOR HOSPITALS, CLINICS, AND PRIMARY CARE PROVIDERS SERVING LOW-INCOME PATIENTS BY INCREASING TAX ON PERSONAL INCOME OVER $1 MILLION. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on January 18, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Benjamen Tracey, Michael Borges
AMENDS THREE STRIKES SENTENCING LAW FOR REPEAT OFFENDERS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 17, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Thomas Loversky, Victoria Johnson
RESTRICTS PAROLE FOR NON-VIOLENT OFFENDERS. AUTHORIZES FELONY SENTENCES FOR CERTAIN OFFENSES CURRENTLY TREATED ONLY AS MISDEMEANORS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 4, 2018

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Nina Salarno Besselman
ESTABLISHES NEW STANDARDS FOR CONFINEMENT OF CERTAIN FARM ANIMALS; BANS SALE OF CERTAIN NON-COMPLYING PRODUCTS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 29, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Debra Murdock
INCREASES STUDENT AID FUNDING AT CALIFORNIA PUBLIC COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES BY ENACTING A DEDICATED TAX ON SOME ESTATES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 15, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Lavanya Chekuru, Lolita Roibal
REQUIRES THAT PROCEEDS OF BONDS OR TAXES APPROVED BY THE VOTERS BE SPENT ON THE SPECIFIC PROJECTS OR USES APPROVED BY THE VOTERS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on December 4, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Michael Warda
AMENDS VARIOUS STATE LAWS CONCERNING TAXES, FEES, DEBT, CREDIT, CHILD SUPPORT, AND DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 16, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Walter Glass