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November 2016 General Election

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Proposition 54 - Legislature. Legislation and Proceedings.

Initiative Constitutional Amendment and Statute


Official Summary:

What a Yes or No Vote Means

A YES vote on this measure means: Any bill (including changes to the bill) would have to be made available to legislators and posted on the Internet for at least 72 hours before the Legislature could pass it. The Legislature would have to ensure that its public meetings are recorded and make videos of those meetings available on the Internet.

A NO vote on this measure means: Rules and duties of the Legislature would not change.

Official Voter Guide page

This page features the Legislative Analyst's analysis, pro-con arguments and the full proposition text.

Campaign Web Sites and Contact Information

Who Signed the Ballot Arguments

Media Coverage

Follow the Money

Check the Secretary of State's total amounts raised on propositions or the Fair Political Practices Commission's list of Top Ten donors for information on donors supporting or opposing this measure. Visit Voters Edge for additional campaign finance analysis.



This page was first published on April 16, 2016 | Last updated on October 2, 2016
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