Petition Status

Initiative Petitions

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Title Request  for Title & Summary filed with City Clerk* Title and Summary Completed Petition Approved for Circulation Unfiled Petition Expiration Petition Filed Petition Verification Begins Petition Verification Completed (Pass/Fail) City Clerk Certification to Council Council Action Action/Final Status
Limit Healthcare Executive Compensation (250k) 7/14/2022 7/25/2022 --- --- --- --- --- --- ---  
Limit Healthcare Executive Compensation (450k) 7/14/2022 7/25/2022 9/16/2022 9/16/2024 --- --- --- --- ---  
Cannabis Taxation and Regulation 6/16/2022 7/1/2022 --- --- --- --- --- --- ---  
Cannabis Taxes and Special Fund 2/15/2022 2/28/2022 3/9/2022 3/9/2024 --- --- --- --- ---  
Homelessness and Public Encampments 1/28/2022 2/10/2022 3/3/2022 3/3/2024 --- --- --- --- ---  
City Mobility Plan Street Improvement 1/19/2022 1/31/2022 2/9/2022 2/9/2024 6/30/2022 7/22/2022 8/8/2022 (Pass) 8/9/2022 8/24/2022 Council voted to place it on the March 5, 2024 ballot. (Council File #22-0910)
Affordable Housing and Tenant Assistance Special Tax 1/14/2022 1/21/2022 2/17/2022 2/17/2024 5/2/2022 5/17/2022 5/27/2022 (Pass) 5/31/2022 6/15/2022 Council voted to place it on the November 8, 2022 ballot. (Council File #22-1100-S2)
Minimum Wage for Healthcare Employees 1/14/2022 1/27/2022 2/16/2022 2/16/2024 5/4/2022 5/27/2022 6/9/2022 (Pass) 6/10/2022 6/29/2022 Council adopted the Initiative Ordinance. (Council File #22-1100-S4)
Ord. No. 187566 has been suspended pending the referendum outcome
Hotel Land Use and Replacement Housing Requirements 12/30/2021 1/11/2022 2/9/2022 2/9/2024 6/10/2022 7/1/2022 7/18/2022 (Pass) 7/20/2022 8/5/2022 Council voted to place it on the March 5, 2024 ballot. (Council File #22-0822)
Workplace Security. Workload, Wage, and Retention Measures for Hotel Workers 12/21/2021 1/3/2022 1/21/2022 1/21/2024 5/2/2022 5/20/2022 6/3/2022 (Pass) 6/6/2022 6/28/2022 Council adopted the Initiative Ordinance. (Council File #22-1100-S3)
Repeal of LA COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements 11/5/2021 11/15/2021 2/3/2022 2/3/2024 --- --- --- --- ---  
Convert Parker Center Building to Homeless Housing 6/6/2018 6/12/2018 7/9/2018 7/9/2020 --- --- --- --- --- Petition expired.
Cannabis Activity Permits and Regulation 7/11/2016 7/21/2016 8/2/2016 8/2/2018 9/19/2016 9/29/2016 10/7/2016 (Pass) 10/12/2016 11/1/2016 Council voted to place it on the March 7, 2017 ballot. (Measure N)
Building Moratorium: Restrictions on General Plan 3/14/2016 3/22/2016 4/7/2016 4/7/2018 8/24/2016 9/6/2016 9/15/2016 (Pass) 9/16/2016 9/30/2016 Council voted to place it on the March 7, 2017 ballot. (Measure S)
Affordable Housing and Labor Standards 2/17/2016 2/29/2016 3/14/2016 3/14/2018 5/16/2016 5/31/2016 6/7/2016 (Pass) 6/10/2016 6/28/2016 Council voted to place it on the November 8, 2016 ballot. (Measure JJJ) (Council File #16-0684-S1)
Restrictions on General Plan Amendments 11/5/2015 11/16/2015 1/4/2016 1/4/2018 --- --- --- --- --- Inactive, replaced by: Building Moratorium; Restrictions on General Plan Amendments.
Non-Exclusive Franchise System: Solid Waste Collection 10/24/2014 11/3/2014 10/12/2016 10/12/2018 --- --- --- --- --- Per lead proponent’s notice to City Clerk on 8/30/2018, petition circulation suspended.
Minimum Wage Increase 8/1/2014 8/5/2014 9/9/2014 9/9/2016 --- --- --- --- --- Petition expired.
Health Protection Act 11/8/2013 11/18/2013 12/3/2013 N/A 4/14/2014 4/21/2014 5/5/2014 (Pass) 5/8/2014 6/10/2014 Ordinance was adopted by Council 6/10/2014. Effective date 7/12/2014.
Creation of City Health Department 1/11/2013 1/22/2013 3/15/2013 N/A 5/10/2013 5/20/2013 6/4/2013 (Pass) 6/12/2013 6/26/2013 L.A. Superior Court ruled 1/24/2014 that measure is invalid and must be removed from
ballot.

Recall Petitions

Officer/Office Notice to Recall Served on Official Notice to Recall Published Petition Approved for Circulation Petition Expiration Petition Filed Petition Verification Begins Petition Verification Completed (Pass/Fail) City Clerk Certification to Council Council Action Action /Final Status
De Léon
/CD 14
11/3/2022 11/17/2022 --- --- --- --- --- --- ---
De Léon
/CD 14
5/10/2022 5/10/2022 7/11/2022 10/5/2022 --- --- --- --- --- No petition filed; Petition expired.
De Léon
/CD 14
7/19/2021 7/22/2021 9/2/2021 12/14/2021 -- --- --- --- --- No petition filed; Recall effort terminated per proponents on 11/12/2021.
Bonin/CD 11 6/15/2021 6/24/2021 7/13/2021 11/10/2021 11/10/2021 12/3/2021 1/18/2022 (Fail) --- --- Petition found insufficient.
Raman/CD 4 6/9/2021 6/22/2021 7/9/2021 11/4/2021 --- --- --- --- --- No petition filed; Recall effort terminated per proponents on 9/17/2021.
Garcetti/Mayor 9/11/2019 9/20/2019 10/25/2019 2/6/2020 --- --- --- --- --- No petition filed; Petition expired.
Krekorian
/CD 2
2/29/2016 3/3/2016 3/31/2016 7/26/2016 --- --- --- --- --- No petition filed; Recall effort terminated.

Referendum Petitions

Title Ordinance Adopted Ordinance Published Petition Approved for Circulation Petition Expiration Petition Filed Petition Verification Begins Petition Verification Completed (Pass/Fail) City Clerk Certification to Council Council Action Action/Final Status
Referendum Against Ordinance #187566 6/21/2022 7/13/2022 7/14/2022 8/12/2022 8/10/2022 8/30/2022 9/14/2022 (Pass) 9/15/2022 9/30/2022 Ord. No. 187566 has been suspended pending the referendum outcome. Council voted to place it on the March 5, 2024 ballot. (Council File #22-1100-S4)

Revised 11/18/2022