The California Secretary of State periodically provides written guidance and information to the state's county elections officials to help ensure a smooth electoral process.

The written advisories -- known as CCROVs since they are directed to County Clerks & Registrars of Voters -- are posted here shortly after they are provided to county elections officials. Electronic copies of all CCROVs dating back to January 1, 2013, are posted here.

To obtain a copy of a CCROV issued in 2012 or earlier -- or if you have any questions or comments -- please email the Elections Division staff using our online form or call (916) 657-2166.

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Date CCROV Number Title
10/20/2021 21168 Voting Modernization Board: Next Scheduled Meeting – December 15, 2021 (PDF)
10/20/2021 21167 Emergency Readopt Regulations: Signature Verification, Ballot Processing, and Ballot Counting (PDF)
10/19/2021 21166 Initiative: 1903, Related to Gambling (PDF)
10/18/2021 21165 Ballot Design Advisory Committee: October 28, 2021, Meeting (PDF)
10/14/2021 21164 Voting Systems: OVSTA Monthly Update –October 2021 (PDF)
10/14/2021 21163 Initiative: Withdrawal of 1896, Related to Sustainability Education (PDF)
10/14/2021 21162 Initiative: 1902, Related to Public Employees (PDF)
10/13/2021 21161 Initiative: 1901, Related to Electronic Petition Signatures (PDF)
10/13/2021 21160 Initiative: 1900, Related to Education (PDF)
10/11/2021 21159 Initiative: Failure of 1895, Related to Child Custody (PDF)
10/01/2021 21158 Polling Place Accessibility Surveyor Training Dates and Locations (PDF)
10/01/2021 21157 Voter Registration: Postage Reimbursement and Replenishment Claims (FY 2021/2022 – 1st Quarter) (PDF)