Lịch Trình của Các Sự Kiện cho Những Dự Luật Tiên Khởi Toàn Quận

This calendar is for County use only.  Proponents should seek their own legal advice.  Dates with the (*) asterisk indicate those necessary to place a countywide initiative measure on the June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election ballot. All section references are to the California Elections Code.

  Request for Ballot Title and Summary, Notice of Intention, text of proposed measure and $200 refundable deposit filed with the Registrar of Voters.
§ 9103 

Day Notice of Intent is Filed

Registrar of Voters forwards text of proposed initiative to County Counsel for preparation of Ballot Title and Summary.
§ 9105(a)                      

Within 15 Days after Measure Filed

Ballot Title and Summary of initiative received from County Counsel.
§ 9105(a)

Day Registrar of Voters Receives Ballot Title 

Registrar of Voters forwards Ballot Title and Summary of initiative to proponents.
§ 9105(b)

June 2, 2013
(E-366)

The clock begins on the 180-day period for the proponents to circulate the petition as soon as they receive the Ballot Title and Summary of the initiative from the Registrar of Voters. NOTE:  During this 180-day period and prior to circulation, proponents must publish the Notice of Intention and County Counsel’s Ballot Title and Summary in a newspaper of general circulation published in the county.  Proof of publication must be provided to the Registrar of Voters prior to circulation.  June 2nd is the last day for the 180-day period to begin if proponents wish to have the entire 180-day period for publication of Notice of Intention/County Counsel’s Ballot Title and Summary and for circulation of the petition.
§§ 9105(b), 9108, 9110

November 29, 2013*
(E-186)**

Last day for initiative proponents to file 87,994 (10%) or 175,988 (20%) valid signatures with the Registrar of Voters.
§ 9107

January 15, 2014*
(E-139)

Last day for Registrar of Voters to verify petition signatures in order to place on ballot.
§ 9114

January 21, 2014*
(E-133)

Anticipated date of Registrar of Voter’s submission of certification of sufficiency of an initiative petition to Board of Supervisors (BOS).  Options for Board of Supervisors at that meeting include: 

  • Order submission of the measure to the voters at the June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election. 
 
  • Request various reports on the effect of proposed initiative(s).  The reports shall be presented to the Board of Supervisors within the time prescribed by the Board, but no later than February 20, 2014, 30 days after certification.
    §§ 9111, 9114, 9116, 9118

March 7, 2014*
(E-88)

County Counsel’s Impartial Analysis and Fiscal Impact Statement, if applicable, to be printed in the sample ballot pamphlet are due to the Registrar of Voters.  Last day for Text and Direct Arguments to be filed with the Registrar of Voters.
§§ 9160, 9162, 9163

March 8, 2014
through

March 17, 2014
(E-87 – 78)

Public Review period begins on March 8, 2014 and closes

March 17, 2014, 5:00 p.m.  All documents that will be subject to public review will be posted on the Registrar of Voters’ website and be available at the Registrar of Voters’ office on Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The Text, Direct Arguments, Impartial Analysis and Fiscal Impact Statements are subject to legal action during this public review period.
§ 9190

March 17, 2014

(E-78)

Deadline for submittal of Rebuttal Arguments to be filed with Registrar of Voters.
§ 9167

March 18, 2014
through

March 27, 2014
(E-77 – 68)

Public Review period for Rebuttal Arguments begins on March 18, 2014 and closes March 27, 2014. The Rebuttal Arguments will be posted on the Registrar of Voters’ website and be available at the Registrar of Voters’ office on Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Only Rebuttal Arguments are subject to legal action during this public review period.
§ 9190

April 24, 2014
(E-40)

Registrar of Voters begins sample ballot mailing approximately on this date.  Mailing will be completed no later than May 24, 2014.
§ 13300

May 5, 2014
(E-29)

Registrar of Voters begins mailing vote-by-mail ballots.
§ 3001

May 19, 2014
(E-15)

Last day to register for June 3, 2014 Statewide Direct Primary Election.
§ 2102

May 24, 2014
(E-10)

Sample ballot mailing ends.
§ 13300

May 27, 2014
(E-7)

Vote-by-Mail ballot mailing ends.
§ 3001

June 3, 2014
(E-0)

Election Day.