The California Initiative Review (CIR) is a non-partisan, objective Web publication which provides comprehensive, independent analyses of California Ballot initiatives and related issues. The review is produced each year by the Capital Center for Law & Policy at our California Initiative Forum.
Current Volume: Volume 2016 (2016) Fall 2016
California Initiative Review Fall 2016: Initiatives at a Glance
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Legislature. Legislation and Proceedings.
“California Legislature Transparency Act”
Brian Russ and Rachel Simons
Tax Extension to Fund Education and Healthcare
Anam Hasan and Melerie Michael
Cigarette Tax to Fund Healthcare, Tobacco Use Prevention,
Research, and Law Enforcement
Stella Huynh and Samantha Huynh
English Proficiency. Multilingual Education.
“California Education for a Global Economy Initiative”
Jamie Taylor and Lilliana Udang
Adult Films. Condoms. Health Requirements
Melody Aguilar and Christine R. Mahackian
Proposition 61: State Prescription Drug Purchases. Pricing
Brittney Barsotti and Melerie Michael
“The Justice That Works Act of 2016"
Veronica E. Bravo and Jessica Gosney
Firearms. Ammunition Sales.
“Safety for All Act of 2016”
KC Souza and Stella Huynh
Death Penalty. Procedures.
“Death Penalty Reform and Savings Act of 2016”
Samantha Huynh and Christine R. Mahackian