Attorney General No.
Secretary of State No.
Provides that statewide general election days shall be state holidays. Further provides that public schools and community colleges shall close on statewide general election days, and that certain public employees, including public school and community college classified employees, may be entitled to a paid holiday on statewide general election days pursuant to collective bargaining agreements. Makes other non-substantive changes to renumber certain statutory provisions. Summary of estimate by Legislative Analyst and Director of Finance of fiscal impact on state and local governments: Increased state costs of up to $18 million annually, depending on future collective bargaining negotiations. (SA2005RF0101.)
Roy R. Benson
Failed to Qualify
Election Day Holiday. Initiative Statute. California Initiative 1165 (2005).