California Election Day as a Holiday Initiative (2012)
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will not appear on a ballot
Its sponsors did not submit any signatures to election officials by the deadline. To earn a spot on the state's 2012 ballot, sponsors of the initiative would have had to collect 504,760 signatures.
A letter requesting a title and summary for the proposed initiative was signed by Roy Benson, and was received by the Attorney General of California's office on February 9, 2011.
Text of measure
Establishes an Election Day state holiday as the Tuesday following the first Monday in November during even-numbered years.
Summary of estimated fiscal impact:
(This is a summary of the initiative's estimated "fiscal impact on state and local government" prepared by the California Legislative Analyst's Office and the Director of Finance.)
- "Increased state costs once every two years of probably less than $20 million."