Debra Bowen, California Secretary of State
February 10, 2014
Contact: Nicole Winger: (916) 653-6575
SACRAMENTO – Secretary of State Debra Bowen today announced the proponent of two new initiatives may begin collecting petition signatures for his measures.
The Attorney General prepares the legal title and summary that is required to appear on initiative petitions. When the official language is complete, the Attorney General forwards it to the proponent and to the Secretary of State, and the initiative may be circulated for signatures. The Secretary of State then provides calendar deadlines to the proponent and to county elections officials. The Attorney General’s official title and summary for the first measure is as follows: Continue reading