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
19-0021A1 - 12/17/19 “The California Privacy Rights and Enforcement Act of 2020" - Version 3

Alastair Mactaggart

19-0022 - 12/17/19 "The California Stem Cell Research, Treatments, and Cures Initiative of 2020"

Robert N. Klein

19-0024 - 12/19/19 "California Compassionate Intervention Act"

Mike Gatto

19-0025 - 12/30/19 "Protect the Lives of Dialysis Patients Act"

Sarah Steck, Elliott Petty

19-0026A1 - 01/02/20 "Protect App-Based Drivers and Services Act"

Davis White, Brian McGuigan, Keith Yandell

19-0027 - 01/08/20 “California Psilocybin Decriminalization Initiative 2020 v 4.3”

Ryan Munevar

19-0028A1 - 01/08/20 “California Recycling and Plastic Pollution Reduction Act of 2020”

Michael J. Sangiacomo

19-0029 - 01/21/20 "California Sports Wagering Regulation and Unlawful Gambling Enforcement Act"

Edwin "Thorpe" Romero,
Jeff L. Grubbe,
Anthony Roberts,
Mark Macarro

19-0030 - 01/21/20 "The Dialysis is Life Support Act"

Thomas W. Hiltachk

19-0031 - 01/29/20 “Initiative Prohibiting Sale or Registration of Gasoline-Only and Diesel-Only Vehicles”

John Hankey

19-0032 - 02/10/20 “California Local Air Quality Urgency Act"

Adolfo Ramos