Attorney General Information: Initiative and Referendum Proposals Pending Review By Attorney General

The list below indicates proposed initiative and referendum measures that have been submitted to the Attorney General for preparation of the circulating title and summary. When the official circulating title and summary is complete, the Attorney General forwards it to the proponent(s) and to the Secretary of State. The Secretary of State then provides calendar deadlines to the proponent(s) and to the county elections officials. For more information, please consult the Statewide Initiative Guide (PDF).


The full text of the initiatives pending at the Attorney General's Office are available on the Attorney General's website.



Attorney General Tracking
Number and Approximate
Date Title and Summary will
be issued to Secretary of State
19-0003 - 09/06/19 "Family Home Protection and Fairness in Proper”

Alexander E. Creel

19-0004 - 09/06/19 "Property Tax Fairness for the Severely Disabled, Victims of Disaster, and Seniors Act”

Alexander E. Creel

19-0005 - 09/06/19 "Wildfire Prevention, Safe Drinking Water, Drought Preparation, and Flood Protection Bond Act of 2020"

Joseph Caves

19-0006 - 09/19/19 “Bail Reform Act”

Thomas W. Hiltachk

19-0007 - 10/14/19 "Hydroelectric Generation Facilities."

Mike Lynch

19-0008 - 10/19/19 "The California Schools and Local Communities Funding Act of 2020."

Anthony Thigpenn,
Benjamin Mcbride,
Carol Moon Goldberg