Ballot Qualifications & Schedule

Date initiative language can be submitted: Any time

Signatures tied to vote of which office: Number of ballots cast in last
presidential election.

Next presidential election: 2012

Ballots cast in the last presidential election: 8,456,329

Net number of signatures required: Proponents must gather signatures
equal to 8% of the total number of statewide ballots cast in the last
presidential election. (676,506 signatures.)