Proposed Initiatives to the People - 2018

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 259,622 registered voters.
  • be submitted no later than 5:00 pm on July 6, 2018.
  • 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
1/8/2018 7:45 AM1577Tim EymanLet The Voters Decide on Tax Increases
1/8/2018 7:46 AM1578Tim EymanLet The Voters Decide on Tax Increases2
1/8/2018 7:50 AM1579Tim EymanProtect Gas Taxes and Toll Revenues Act
1/8/2018 7:40 AM1580Tim EymanWe Don't Want An Income Tax
1/8/2018 7:40 AM1581Tim EymanWe Don't Want An Income Tax2
1/8/2018 7:52 AM1582Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act
1/8/2018 7:53 AM1583Tim EymanTaxpayer Protection Act2
1/8/2018 7:54 AM1584Tim EymanTransparency in Lawmaking Act
1/8/2018 7:48 AM1585Tim EymanBring Back Our $30 Car Tabs
1/8/2018 9:30 AM1586Tim EymanMinimum Wage
1/10/2018 2:41 PM1587Kyle StokleAN ACT Relating to the Repeal of Excise Taxes
1/10/2018 2:43 PM1588Kyle StokleAN ACT Relating to the Regulation of Food and Drug
1/10/2018 2:45 PM1589Kyle StokleAN ACT Relating to the Right to Petition
1/12/2018 8:23 AM1590Kyle StokleAN ACT Relating to Minimum Wage and Repealing Excise Taxes
1/8/2018 7:17 AMNot Yet AssignedCorey GibsonThe People's Right to Access State Land
1/8/2018 7:42 AMNot Yet AssignedTim EymanWe Don't Want An Income Tax3
1/8/2018 7:43 AMNot Yet AssignedTim EymanWe Don't Want An Income Tax4
1/8/2018 7:58 AMNot Yet AssignedKyle CopeAbolition of Sex Crimes in Washington State
1/9/2018 7:37 AMNot Yet AssignedJeanne RynneCitizens for a Stable Economy
1/9/2018 9:42 AMNot Yet AssignedErin GeorgenEstablishing a non-profit health insurance providing and making a single essential health benefits package available to all residents, as well as establishing related funding mechanisms.
1/12/2018 8:19 AMNot Yet AssignedKyle StokleAN ACT Relating to Minimum Wage