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
"Solar Bill of Rights Act (2022)"
Proponent(s):
Philip Recht
Submitted for Title and Summary on January 14, 2022
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Comments accepted through 02-14-2022

"Solar Bill of Rights Act of 2022"
Proponent(s):
Philip Recht
Submitted for Title and Summary on January 14, 2022
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Comments accepted through 02-14-2022

Legalize Ferrets
Proponent(s):
Patrick Wright
Submitted for Title and Summary on December 21, 2021
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Comments accepted through 01-20-2022

"Living Wage Act of 2022"
Proponent(s):
Joe Sanberg
Submitted for Title and Summary on December 3, 2021

Comment period for 21-0043A1 ended on 01-03-2022

The Taxpayer Protection and Government Accountability Act
Proponent(s):
Thomas W. Hiltachk
Submitted for Title and Summary on November 30, 2021

Comment period for 21-0042A1 ended on 12-30-2021

Petty Theft
Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Thomas W. Hiltachk
Submitted for Title and Summary on November 23, 2021

Comment period for 21-0041A1 ended on 12-23-2021

ALLOWS IN-PERSON AND ONLINE SPORTS WAGERING AND OTHER NEW TYPES OF GAMBLING. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 11, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Bo Mazzetti, Jesus Tarango, Kenneth R. Ramirez
PROVIDES FUNDING FOR PROGRAMS TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY INCREASING TAX ON CORPORATE INCOME OVER $20 MILLION. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 10, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Joseph Wiedman
PROVIDES FUNDING FOR PROGRAMS TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY INCREASING TAX ON PERSONAL INCOME OVER $2 MILLION. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 10, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Joseph Wiedman
PROVIDES ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR ARTS AND MUSIC EDUCATION IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 5, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Austin Beutner
"The Left Behind Act of 2022"
Title and Summary Issued on December 29, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Earlonne Woods, John Yahya Johnson
Submitted for Title and Summary on October 25, 2021
AUTHORIZES BONDS TO FUND CLEANUP OF CONTAMINATED LAND AND WATER. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 14, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Andre Quintero
AUTHORIZES ADDITIONAL LAWSUITS CHALLENGING PUBLIC EDUCATION POLICIES AND ACTIONS BY CREATING NEW CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on December 14, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Emelyn Rodriguez
INCREASES HOMEOWNERS’ PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AND RENTERS’ TAX CREDIT. INCREASES TAXES ON HIGH-VALUE PROPERTIES. LIMITS LOCAL RESTRICTIONS ON HOUSING DEVELOPMENT. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 14, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Stanley R. Apps
LIMITS PLAINTIFFS’ ATTORNEYS’ CONTINGENCY FEES IN TORT CASES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 14, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Kyla Christoffersen Powell
LIMITS PLAINTIFFS’ ATTORNEYS’ CONTINGENCY FEES IN CONSUMER PROTECTION AND TORT CASES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 14, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Kyla Christoffersen Powell
REQUIRES PRE-LAWSUIT NOTICE AND LIMITS PLAINTIFFS’ ATTORNEYS’ CONTINGENCY FEES IN CONSUMER PROTECTION AND TORT CASES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 14, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Kyla Christoffersen Powell
PROHIBITS FRACKING AND PHASES OUT USE OF OIL, NATURAL GAS, AND COAL. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 8, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Kamyar Feiz
ELIMINATES EMPLOYEES’ ABILITY TO FILE LAWSUITS FOR MONETARY PENALTIES FOR STATE LABOR-LAW VIOLATIONS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 8, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Brian Maas
LIMITS GOVERNMENT AUTHORITY TO PROTECT PUBLIC HEALTH AND PROHIBITS CERTAIN GOVERNMENT PUBLIC HEALTH MEASURES INCLUDING VACCINATION REQUIREMENTS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Dean Lopato

Comment period for 21-0025A2 ended on 10-29-2021

TRANSFERS CONSTITUTIONAL AUTHORITY FOR WRITING STATEWIDE BALLOT-MEASURE SUMMARIES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 2, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Sam Blakeslee
INCREASES HOMEOWNERS’ REAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTION AND PROVIDES SUPPLEMENTAL RENTERS’ TAX CREDIT. INCREASES TAXES ON HIGH-VALUE PROPERTIES. LIMITS LOCAL RESTRICTIONS ON HOUSING DEVELOPMENT. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 30, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Stanley R. Apps
PROVIDES FUNDING FOR PANDEMIC DETECTION AND PREVENTION BY INCREASING TAX ON PERSONAL INCOME OVER $5 MILLION. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 22, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Max Henderson , Anna Maybach
MANDATES GOVERNMENT-ISSUED IDENTIFICATION TO VOTE AND SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER TO REGISTER. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on November 19, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Carl DeMaio
ABOLISHES THE CALIFORNIA PUBLIC UTILITIES COMMISSION AND TRANSFERS ITS DUTIES TO OTHER STATE AGENCIES. APPROPRIATES FUNDS FOR WILDFIRE VICTIMS FROM UNSPECIFIED STATE SOURCE. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on November 18, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Adolfo Ramos
ALLOWS A PARTY TO CHOOSE TO HAVE A JURY TRIAL IN CHILD-CUSTODY AND DEPENDENT-CHILD CASES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 12, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Wylmina Hettinga , Stephen Konnoff
LIMITS STATE AND LOCAL OFFICIALS’ AUTHORITY TO RESPOND TO PUBLIC-HEALTH AND OTHER EMERGENCIES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on November 4, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
John B. Estill, Richard C. Altmaier
ALLOWS ONLINE AND MOBILE SPORTS WAGERING. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 4, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
John J. Moffatt, Kurt Oneto
PROVIDES THAT LOCAL LAND-USE AND ZONING LAWS OVERRIDE CONFLICTING STATE LAWS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on November 1, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
John Heath, Bill Brand, Peggy Huang, Jovita Mendoza, Dennis Richards
ELIMINATES PROPERTY TAX REASSESSMENT FOR CERTAIN FAMILY REAL PROPERTY TRANSFERS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 1, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Jon Coupal
DIRECTS TWO PERCENT OF GENERAL FUND TO WATER SUPPLY PROJECTS; LIMITS ENVIRONMENTAL REVIEW FOR ELIGIBLE PROJECTS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 1, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Edward Arthur Ring, Shawn Dewane, Wayne Western Jr. , Stephen Rex Sheldon, Geoffrey Todd Vanden Heuvel
REQUIRES ON-SITE LICENSED MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL AT KIDNEY DIALYSIS CLINICS AND ESTABLISHES OTHER STATE REQUIREMENTS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 29, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Sean Fleming, Jonathan Everhart
AUTHORIZES ONLINE VOTING. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 28, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Michael Freeman Liddell, D.C.
REQUIRES STATE FUNDING OF RELIGIOUS AND OTHER PRIVATE SCHOOL EDUCATION. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 28, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Maryam Qudrat, Nanxun "Saga" Conroy, Cecilia Iglesias, Richard Grenell
AMENDS LAWS REGARDING POLICE OFFICER USE OF FORCE, TRAINING, BODY CAMERA, AND BUDGET REQUIREMENTS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 27, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Jai Hudson
ALLOWS NEW TYPES OF GAMBLING, INCLUDING SPORTS WAGERING. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on October 18, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Helen Fisicaro, Raul Peralez , Tasha Cerda
ELIMINATES COLLECTIVE BARGAINING FOR TEACHERS, POLICE OFFICERS, NURSES, FIREFIGHTERS, AND OTHER PUBLIC EMPLOYEES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on October 13, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Timothy Draper
AUTHORIZES ELECTRONIC SIGNATURE GATHERING FOR INITIATIVE, REFERENDUM, AND RECALL PETITIONS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 12, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Michael Freeman Liddell D.C.
REQUIRES STATE FUNDING OF RELIGIOUS AND OTHER PRIVATE SCHOOL EDUCATION. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 12, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Michael Alexander, Marc Ang, Dale R. Broome, Brian Hawkins, Stephen Smith
DECRIMINALIZES PSILOCYBIN MUSHROOMS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on September 16, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Ryan Munevar
AMENDS CHILD DEPENDENCY AND CUSTODY HEARING PROCEDURES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on July 2, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Karena A. Feng
PROHIBITS INVOLUNTARY SERVITUDE AS A PUNISHMENT FOR CRIME. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on June 24, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Kelsey Wehsels
EDUCATION. REQUIRES EARTH SUSTAINABILITY TRAINING IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on May 5, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Dale McClure
ALLOWS FOR JURY TRIALS IN CHILD-CUSTODY AND DEPENDENT-CHILD DETERMINATIONS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on April 1, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Wylmina Hettinga , Stephen D. Konnoff
LIMITS STATE AND LOCAL OFFICIALS’ AUTHORITY TO RESPOND TO PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCIES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 19, 2020

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Steve Clark
AUTHORIZES NEW TYPES OF GAMBLING. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AND STATUTORY AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on January 21, 2020

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Edwin "Thorpe" Romero, Jeff L. Grubbe, Anthony Roberts , Mark Macarro
REQUIRES STATE REGULATIONS TO REDUCE PLASTIC WASTE, TAX PRODUCERS OF SINGLE-USE PLASTICS, AND FUND RECYCLING AND ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 8, 2020

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Michael J. Sangiacomo, Caryl Hart , Linda Escalante
ADJUSTS LIMITATIONS IN MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE CASES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 2, 2019

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Scott Olsen, Nelson A. Moreno, Bree Lynn Moreno