Nov. 3 Ballot Initiatives

IE United’s positions on CA State, SB County and SB City initiatives:

California State Props.

Cali will vote on 12 statewide ballot propositions

Issues $5.5 billion in bonds for state stem cell research institute.

Requires commercial and industrial properties to be taxed based on market value and dedicates revenue.

Repeals Proposition 209 (1996), which says that the state cannot discriminate or grant preferential treatment based on race, sex, color, ethnicity, or national origin in public employment, education, or contracting.

Restores the right to vote to people convicted of felonies who are on parole.

Allows 17-year-olds who will be 18 at the time of the next general election to vote in primaries and special elections.

Changes tax assessment transfers and inheritance rules.

Makes changes to policies related to criminal sentencing charges, prison release, and DNA collection.

Expands local governments' power to use rent control.

Considers app-based drivers to be independent contractors and enacts several labor policies related to app-based companies.

Requires physician on-site at dialysis clinics and consent from the state for a clinic to close.

Expands the provisions of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and creates the California Privacy Protection Agency to implement and enforce the CCPA.

Replaces cash bail with risk assessments for suspects awaiting trial.

San Bernardino County Measures

SB County will vote on these ballot measures

This Measure would adopt a revised San Bernardino County Charter. The revised Charter would be more streamlined, delete obsolete and redundant provisions, modernize the Charter, and require the Board of Supervisors convene a Charter Review Committee every 10 years.

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San Bernardino City Election

City residents will vote for or against Measure S

On July 15, the San Bernardino City Council voted unanimously to place Measure S, an extension of the City’s sales tax at a one percent rate, on the November ballot to maintain funding for city services to our community