Initiatives - Active Measures

You can download a document by selecting the proposed initiative's tracking number. Submitted proposed initiatives may appear below with an unofficial title submitted by the proponent(s) or developed by the Attorney General's Initiative Coordinator. These unofficial titles are for identification purposes only.

Please note that proposed initiatives are posted as submitted by the proponent(s). The initiative proponent(s) may submit a proposed title and summary. Such titles and summaries are not official and will likely differ from the official title and ultimately prepared by the Attorney General. The Attorney General makes no comment on the accuracy of any statements made in the proposed initiatives.

You can comment on a proposed initiative by selecting the “submit comment” button located next to the proposed initiative. Please note that the comment period applies only to initiatives and will conclude after 30 days.

The Attorney General issues an official title and summary for every proposed initiative submitted in compliance with procedural requirements. To view an official title and summary, select the title and summary link.

Active Measures

Initiative Title
"The Constitutional Right to a High-Quality Public Education Act"
Proponent(s):
Emelyn Rodriguez
Submitted for Title and Summary on October 27, 2022

Comment period for 22-0007 ended on 11-28-2022

REFERENDUM CHALLENGING 2022 LAW PROHIBITING NEW OIL AND GAS WELLS NEAR HOMES, SCHOOLS, AND HOSPITALS.
Title and Summary Issued on September 29, 2022

Proponent(s):
Jerome Reedy
REFERENDUM CHALLENGING 2022 LAW AUTHORIZING CREATION OF COUNCIL TO SET MINIMUM WAGE AND WORKING STANDARDS FOR FAST-FOOD WORKERS.
Title and Summary Issued on September 16, 2022

Proponent(s):
Amber Evans, Steven McDermed
REQUIRES THE STATE—RATHER THAN INDIVIDUALS—TO PAY FOR COURT-ORDERED SPOUSAL SUPPORT (ALIMONY), IF LEGISLATURE PROVIDES SUFFICIENT FUNDING. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on July 20, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Steve Clark
RECLASSIFIES FERRETS AS “DOMESTIC ANIMALS.” INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on February 24, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Patrick Wright
RAISES MINIMUM WAGE. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on February 8, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Joe Sanberg
LIMITS ABILITY OF VOTERS AND STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO RAISE REVENUES FOR GOVERNMENT SERVICES. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT.
Title and Summary Issued on February 3, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Thomas W. Hiltachk
AUTHORIZES FELONY SENTENCES FOR CERTAIN THEFTS UNDER $950. REQUIRES LONGER SENTENCES FOR SPECIFIED PROPERTY LOSSES. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 27, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Thomas W. Hiltachk
ALLOWS IN-PERSON AND ONLINE SPORTS WAGERING AND OTHER NEW TYPES OF GAMBLING. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 11, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Bo Mazzetti, Jesus Tarango, Kenneth R. Ramirez
PROVIDES FUNDING FOR PROGRAMS TO REDUCE GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS BY INCREASING TAX ON PERSONAL INCOME OVER $2 MILLION. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 10, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Joseph Wiedman
PROVIDES ADDITIONAL FUNDING FOR ARTS AND MUSIC EDUCATION IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on January 5, 2022

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Austin Beutner
ELIMINATES EMPLOYEES’ ABILITY TO FILE LAWSUITS FOR MONETARY PENALTIES FOR STATE LABOR-LAW VIOLATIONS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on December 8, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Brian Maas
PROVIDES FUNDING FOR PANDEMIC DETECTION AND PREVENTION BY INCREASING TAX ON PERSONAL INCOME OVER $5 MILLION. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 22, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Max Henderson , Anna Maybach
ALLOWS ONLINE AND MOBILE SPORTS WAGERING. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on November 4, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
John J. Moffatt, Kurt Oneto
REQUIRES ON-SITE LICENSED MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL AT KIDNEY DIALYSIS CLINICS AND ESTABLISHES OTHER STATE REQUIREMENTS. INITIATIVE STATUTE.
Title and Summary Issued on October 29, 2021

Fiscal Impact Estimate Report

Proponent(s):
Sean Fleming, Jonathan Everhart