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
"Voter Approval for Increases in Gas and Car Tax"
Proponent(s):
Thomas Hiltachk
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 14, 2017
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Comments accepted through 10-16-2017

"Homeowners and Renters Tax Credit Act of 2018"
Proponent(s):
Jon Coupal
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 13, 2017
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Comments accepted through 10-13-2017

"California Economic Rights"
Proponent(s):
Walter Glass
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 12, 2017
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Comments accepted through 10-12-2017

“California Parental Rights Act of 2018”
Proponent(s):
Lee Olson
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 5, 2017
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Comments accepted through 10-05-2017

“California Freedom from Slavery Act”
Proponent(s):
Lee Olson
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 5, 2017
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Comments accepted through 10-05-2017

“California Education Tax Relief Act”
Proponent(s):
Lee Olson
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 5, 2017
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Comments accepted through 10-05-2017

"The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018"
Proponent(s):
Mary Ross
Submitted for Title and Summary on September 1, 2017
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Comments accepted through 10-02-2017

"The Prevention of Cruelty to Farm Animals Act"
Proponent(s):
Cheri Shankar
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 29, 2017
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Comments accepted through 09-28-2017

"University of California Online"
Proponent(s):
Boyd Roberts
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 28, 2017
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Comments accepted through 09-27-2017

“California Psilocybin Legalization Initiative”
Proponent(s):
Kevin Saunders, Dimitric Merchant
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 25, 2017
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Comments accepted through 09-25-2017

"The Voting Restoration and Equality Act of 2018"
Proponent(s):
Taina Vargas-Edmond
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 23, 2017
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Comments accepted through 09-22-2017

"Criminal Prosecutions of Law Enforcement Officers"
Proponent(s):
Nadia Turner, Masheika Allen
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 23, 2017
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Comments accepted through 09-22-2017

“The Teacher Fair Pay Act”
Proponent(s):
Marc Litchman
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 22, 2017
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Comments accepted through 09-21-2017

"Repeal the Top Two Candidates Open Primary Law"
Proponent(s):
Thomas Palzer
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 21, 2017
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Comments accepted through 09-20-2017

“California Healthcare Roadblock Removal Act”
Proponent(s):
Dale Fountain
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 18, 2017

Comment period for 17-0019 ended on 09-18-2017

“Three New States Within the Current Boundaries of California”
Proponent(s):
Timothy Draper
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 18, 2017

Comment period for 17-0018 ended on 09-18-2017

"The California Call for a Constitutional Convention"
Proponent(s):
Clare Hedin
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 17, 2017

Comment period for 17-0017 ended on 09-18-2017

"Adoption of ABA Model Rules"
Proponent(s):
Michael Vartanian
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 16, 2017

Comment period for 17-0016 ended on 09-15-2017

“Kidney Dialysis Patient Protection Act”
Proponent(s):
Edward Howard, Benjamen Tracey
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 9, 2017

Comment period for 17-0015 ended on 09-08-2017

"Fair Pricing for Dialysis Act"
Proponent(s):
Edward Howard, Benjamen Tracey
Submitted for Title and Summary on August 9, 2017

Comment period for 17-0014 ended on 09-08-2017

"People's Initiative to Protect Proposition 13 Savings, Version 3"
Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Alexander Creel
Submitted for Title and Summary on July 20, 2017

Comment period for 17-0013 ended on 08-21-2017

"People's Initiative to Protect Proposition 13 Savings, Version 2"
Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Alexander Creel
Submitted for Title and Summary on July 20, 2017

Comment period for 17-0012 ended on 08-21-2017

"People's Initiative to Protect Proposition 13 Savings, Version 1"
Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Alexander Creel
Submitted for Title and Summary on July 20, 2017

Comment period for 17-0011 ended on 08-21-2017

"State Water Supply Infrastructure, Water Storage and Conveyance, Ecosystem and Watershed Protection and Restoration, and Drinking Water Protection Act of 2018"
Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Gerald Meral
Submitted for Title and Summary on July 14, 2017

Comment period for 17-0010 ended on 08-14-2017

MAKES INDIVIDUALS WHO COMMITTED A SECOND STRIKE OFFENSE BEFORE AGE 23 ELIGIBLE FOR AN EARLIER PAROLE HEARING. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on September 15, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Amy Davis
CRIMINALIZES ABORTION AS FIRST-DEGREE MURDER AND EXPANDS DEFINITION OF ABORTION TO INCLUDE CERTAIN FORMS OF BIRTH CONTROL, SOME MEDICAL RESEARCH, AND MANY IN VITRO FERTILIZATION PROCEDURES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on September 6, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Daniel Ehinger
AUTHORIZES BONDS TO FUND PROJECTS FOR DRINKING WATER AND WATER QUALITY IMPROVEMENTS, TO REDUCE ENVIRONMENTAL VULNERABILITY TO CLIMATE CHANGE, AND FOR STATE AND LOCAL PARKS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on September 6, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Joseph Caves
PAROLE CONSIDERATION FOR ELDERLY PRISON INMATES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on August 3, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Charles Funaro
CALIFORNIA AUTONOMY FROM FEDERAL GOVERNMENT. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on July 25, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Stephen Gonzales, David Marin, Cindy Sheehan, Shankar Singam, Timothy Vollmer
ELIMINATES RECENTLY ENACTED ROAD REPAIR AND TRANSPORTATION FUNDING BY REPEALING REVENUES DEDICATED FOR THOSE PURPOSES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on July 10, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Travis Allen
ESTABLISHES CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT TO GENDER IDENTITY. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on May 3, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Ashley Illma Gore
INCREASES SIZE OF LEGISLATURE AND CHANGES LEGISLATIVE PROCESS. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on April 28, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
John Cox
CHILD CUSTODY DETERMINATIONS. JURY TRIAL. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on March 10, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Wylmina Hettinga, Jaime Lewis, Jaslynn Ball
ELECTORAL VOTES. PRESIDENTIAL AND VICE-PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATES. INITIATIVE ADVISORY QUESTION.
Title and Summary Issued on March 3, 2017

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Rodrigo J. Howard