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AB-1232 Elections.(2011-2012)

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CALIFORNIA LEGISLATURE— 2011–2012 REGULAR SESSION

Assembly Bill
No. 1232


Introduced  by  Assembly Member Logue

February 18, 2011


An act to amend Section 101 of the Elections Code, relating to elections.


LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL'S DIGEST


AB 1232, as introduced, Logue. Elections.
Existing law requires that a state or local initiative petition required to be signed by the voters contain a notice to the signers that the person circulating the petition may be a paid signature gatherer and that the signer has the right to inquire.
This bill would make a nonsubstantive change to this provision.
Vote: MAJORITY   Appropriation: NO   Fiscal Committee: NO   Local Program: NO  

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:


SECTION 1.

 Section 101 of the Elections Code is amended to read:

101.
 Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any a state or local initiative petition required to be signed by voters shall contain in 12-point type, prior to that portion of the petition for voters’ signatures, printed names, and residence addresses, the following language:
“NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC

THIS PETITION MAY BE CIRCULATED BY A PAID SIGNATURE GATHERER OR A VOLUNTEER. YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO ASK.”