2018 State Propositions

Currently, California has 12 State Propositions on the November 2018 ballot. We encourage all voters to begin the process of learning about each proposition's purpose and potential future impact.
We will be updating the information on the Propositions as it becomes available. 

LWVSSMC will also be hosting Pro & Con Presentations on the Propostions in the coming months. Dates will be posted as they are confirmed.

Proposition 1
Bond Measure
Issues $4 billion in bonds for housing programs and veterans' home loans.

Proposition 2 
Bond Measure
Authorizes state to use revenue from millionaire's tax for $2 billion in bonds for homelessness prevention housing

Proposition 3
Bond Measure
Issues $8.877 billion in bonds for water-related infrastructure and environmental projects

Proposition 4
Bond Measure
Issues $1.5 billion in bonds for children's hospitals

Proposition 5
Homeowners Tax Revision
Revises process for homebuyers who are age 55 or older or severely disabled to transfer their tax assessments

Proposition 6
Fuel Tax Repeal
Repeals 2017's fuel tax and vehicle fee increases and requires public vote on future increases

Proposition 7
Day Light Savings Time
Authorizes legislature to provide for permanent daylight saving time if federal government allows

Proposition 8
Healthcare
Requires dialysis clinics to issue refunds for revenue above a certain amount

Proposition 9
Statehood
Asks government to divide California into three states

Proposition 10
Housing
Allows local governments to regulate rent

Proposition 11
Labor
Allow ambulance providers to require workers to remain on-call during breaks paid

Proposition 12
Animals
Bans sale of meat from animals confined in spaces below specific sizes

   

 

Resources:

California Secretary of State

Ballotpedia