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AB 943 (Santiago) Land use regulations: local initiatives: voter approval.

Position:Watch
Status:Policy Committees
Summary:

Current law establishes procedures by which city ordinances may be enacted by initiative, including requiring that an ordinance proposed by the voters or submitted by the legislative body of the city be approved by a majority of the votes cast on the ordinance. This bill, in the case of an ordinance that would curb, delay, or deter growth or development within a city, require that an ordinance proposed by the voters or submitted by the legislative body of the city receive 2/3 of the votes cast on the ordinance in order to become effective. The bill would declare that it addresses a matter of statewide concern.

More Info:Legislative Website Info
Last Updated:April 13, 2017