INITIATIVES INTENDED FOR NOVEMBER 6, 2012 GENERAL ELECTION
• Deadline to submit signature sheets - 5:00 p.m. July 6, 2012
• Required signatures of active voters – 29,490
Petition ID PDX 17
Prospective Petition Filed: 1/6/2011
Chief Petitioners (contact information):
Portland Voter Owned Elections Coalition
State Committee ID# 14913 Statement of Organization
Title of Ordinance Proposed by Initiative Petition: Provide public campaign financing for candidates in City elections.
1/6/11 - Prospective petition filed; Auditor determining if meets requirements of Section 1(2)(D), Article IV of the Oregon Constitution.
1/13/11 - Prospective petition determined to meet the requirements of Section 1(2)(D), Article IV of the Oregon Constitution.
1/14/11 - Two copies forwarded to City Attorney for ballot title preparation.
1/24/11 - City Attorney delivers ballot title to Auditor. Ballot title challenge period: an elector may file a petition for review of this ballot title in the Multnomah County Circuit Court no later than 5:00 P.M. on Wednesday, Feburary 2, 2011.
2/25/11 - Auditor approves signature and cover sheets for circulation.
Text of Proposed Ordinance - prepared by petitioners
Ballot title - prepared by the Office of the City Attorney