Proposed Initiatives to the People - 2016

The following is a list of proposed Initiatives to the People filed to date with the Office of the Secretary of State.

NOTE

Initiative numbers are not assigned until the proposal has been reviewed by the state Code Reviser and the sponsor has submitted the final language of the proposed initiative. The content of initiatives is described as general "subject matter" pending the issuance of an official ballot title and summary by the state Attorney General.

To be certified, petitions must:

  • contain the signatures of at least 246,372 registered voters.
  • be submitted no later than 5:00 pm on July 2, 2015.
  • It is recommended that sponsors submit at least 325,000 signatures to allow for invalid signatures.

Questions regarding the content of initiatives should be directed to the sponsor(s).

Filed Assigned Number Primary Sponsor Initiative Subject
1/8/2016 9:30 AM1405Tim EymanLet The Voters Decide on Red-Light Ticketing Cameras - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 9:32 AM1406Tim EymanProtect Us From Tolls - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 10:13 AM1407Tim EymanStop Skyrocketing Sales Taxes - Withdrawn by sponsor on 1/11/2016
1/8/2016 9:39 AM1408Tim EymanTougher To Raise Taxes1 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 10:03 AM1409Tim EymanTougher To Raise Taxes2 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 10:10 AM1410Tim EymanTougher To Raise Taxes3 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 10:1411Tim EymanTougher To Raise Taxes4 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 10:17 AM1412Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act1 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 10:18 AM1413Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act2 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 9:15 AM1414Kirk LuddenWashington State Cannabis Patient Reform Act 1
1/8/2016 9:18 AM1415Kirk LuddenWashington State Cannabis Patient Reform Act 2
1/8/2016 9:19 AM1416Kirk LuddenWashington State Cannabis Patient Reform Act 3
1/8/2016 9:20 AM1417Kirk LuddenWashington State Cannabis Patient Reform Act 4
1/8/2016 9:22 AM1418Kirk LuddenWashington State Cannabis Patient Reform Act 5
1/8/2016 9:24 AM1419Kirk LuddenWashington State Cannabis Patient Reform Act 6
1/8/2016 9:26 AM1420Kirk LuddenProtect the Initiative Act
1/8/2016 10:16 AM1421Tim EymanBring Back Our $30 Car Tabs
1/11/2016 1:20 PM1422Kirk LuddenWashington State Cannabis Freedom Reform Act
1/12/2016 4:36 PM1423Tim EymanLet the Voters Decide on Tax Increases - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/12/2016 3:40 PM1424Tim EymanStop Skyrocketing Sales Taxes
1/8/2016 10:14 AM1425Tim EymanThe Right To Vote On Property Taxes
1/8/2016 10:19 AM1426Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act3 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/14/2016 1:09 PM1427Tim EymanLet the Voters Decide on Tax Increases2 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 10:02 AM1428Leif JohnsonFaculty carrying hand guns on campus
1/8/2016 10:21 AM1429Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act4
1/19/2016 3:08 PM1430Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act5 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/8/2016
1/8/2016 8:52 AM1431Lori PaineGrandparent/Grandchild Visitation, "The Right to Seek Visitation with a Child by a Relative."
1/11/2016 10:30 AM1432Kyle RyanConsent to extract a person's biological material - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/3/2016
1/12/2016 10:59 AM1433Ariana DavisAN ACT Relating to fair labor standards; amending RCW 49.46.005, RCW 49.46.020, RCW 49.46.090, RCW 49.46.100, and RCW 49.46.120; adding new sections; and providing a statement of intent, rule of construction, effective date, and severability clause.
1/15/2016 4:04 PM1434Sharon KitchelFair Labor Standards - Version 3 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 1/29/2016
1/15/2016 4:39 PM1435Sharon KitchelFair Labor Standards - Version 6
1/15/2016 4:02 PM1436Sharon KitchelFair Labor Standards - Version 2
1/11/2016 3:30 PM1437Andrew VilleneuvePollution Accountability Initiative
1/25/2016 1:21 PM1438Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act2 - Expired on 1/27/2016 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 1/28/2016
1/25/2016 12:51 PM1439Tim EymanLet The Voters Decide on Tax Increases3 - Withdrawn by sponsor on 1/28/2016
1/11/2016 1:13 PM1440Regis CostelloCannabis Not Next Door
1/19/2016 3:10 PM1441Trevor ReedHighway Project Selection, Financing and Operations - Withdrawn by sponsor on 2/2/2016
1/25/2016 12:50 PM1442Tim EymanLet The Voters Decide on Tax Increases4
1/28/2016 10:36 AM1443Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act
1/28/2016 10:37 AM1444Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act2
1/28/2016 10:37 AM1445Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act3
1/28/2016 10:37 AM1446Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act4
1/28/2016 10:38 AM1447Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act5
1/28/2016 10:39 AM1448Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act6
2/1/2016 2:33 PM1449Tim EymanLet The Voters Decide on Red-Light Ticketing Cameras
2/1/2016 2:33 PM1450Tim EymanProtect Us From Tolls
2/1/2016 2:38 PM1451Matt SheaWe Want A Constitutional Court
1/15/2016 4:04 PM1452Sharon KitchelFair Labor Standards - Version 4
1/15/2016 4:39 PM1453Sharon KitchelFair Labor Standards - Version 5
2/2/2016 3:23 PM1454Trevor ReedHighway Project Selection, Financing and Operation
1/22/2016 2:06 PM1455Kyle RyanConsent to extract a person's biological material
2/2/2016 2:50 PM1456Clifford GreeneDisclosure and Labeling of Retail Genetically Modified Food
1/8/2016 10:09 AMNot Yet AssignedStephen SpearsWashington State Single Payer Healthcare Initiative - Expired on 2/2/2016
1/8/2016 2:39 PMNot Yet AssignedChristian AllenLaw Enforcement and Responsible Citizens Firearms Act - Expired on 2/2/2016
1/19/2016 3:07 PMNot Yet AssignedJoe MunstermanMandatory Body Cameras for Law Enforcement
1/20/2016 3:52 PMNot Yet AssignedSharon KitchelFair Labor Standards - Version 7
1/20/2016 3:54 PMNot Yet AssignedSharon KitchelFair Labor Standards - Version 8
2/4/2016 4:39 PMNot Yet AssignedEric LowneyVulnerable Individual Protection, v. 1
2/4/2016 4:40 PMNot Yet AssignedEric LowneyVulnerable Individual Protection, v. 2
2/4/2016 4:42 PMNot Yet AssignedEric LowneyVulnerable Individual Protection, v. 3
2/4/2016 4:46 PMNot Yet AssignedEric LowneyVulnerable Individual Protection, v. 4
2/4/2016 4:49 PMNot Yet AssignedEric LowneyPersonal Privacy, v. 1
2/4/2016 4:51 PMNot Yet AssignedEric LowneyPersonal Privacy, v. 2
2/5/2016 8:33 AMNot Yet AssignedDustin RossEducation and The Common Core
2/8/2016 8:34 AMNot Yet AssignedRoy BrownProperty Tax
2/8/2016 1:07 PMNot Yet AssignedAndrew VilleneuvePetitioning Industry Accountability Act
2/8/2016 3:31 PMNot Yet AssignedBenjamin StuckartGovernment Accountability Act 1 - Accountability of Washington
2/8/2016 3:32 PMNot Yet AssignedBenjamin StuckartGovernment Accountability Act 2 - Accountability of Washington's electoral system to the people
2/8/2016 3:32 PMNot Yet AssignedBenjamin StuckartGovernment Accountability Act 3 - Accountability of Washington's electoral system to the people
2/8/2016 3:32 PMNot Yet AssignedBenjamin StuckartGovernment Accountability Act 4 - Accountability of Washington's electoral system to the people
2/8/2016 3:32 PMNot Yet AssignedBenjamin StuckartGovernment Accountability Act 5 - Accountability of Washington