Instructions for Petitions
- Obtain Every Voters Middle Name or Initial
Each signature and printed name must be the same as on the voter
registration card. The Registrar of Voters state that 80% of all voters
register with their middle name or initial. Omission of the middle name or
initial may result in the signature being disqualified.
- All of the gray boxes must be filled in by the person circulating
If there are any omissions or errors in the Declaration of the Circulator
then the entire page of signatures is invalid. Print the name of the county
where the petition is being signed in the space provided on the petition.
- Copies of petitions must be copied exactly on both sides. Take a
new blank petition to an experienced copier and ask him or her to
guarantee that there will be no loss of the margins or fine print on the
- You can collect signatures of voters from any California county,
but you must use a separate page for each county.
For petitions, campaign literature and more information, please contact one of the organizations listed below.
Citizens for Safe Drinking Water
3243 Madrid Street
San Diego, CA 92110
(800) 728-3833 Administrative
(619) 222-6981 FAX
(888) 704-3833 To order Petitions
Safe Water Coalition, Inc.
Contra Costa Chapter
P.O. Box 773
Orinda, CA 94563-0768
California Citizens for Health
8048 Mamie Avenue
Oroville, CA 95966
FAX (916) 534-5854
For people in the East Bay, South Bay, or lower Peninsula, we have a file of petition master copies, intructions and information flyers ready for duplicating at each of the following KINKO'S COPIES. You pay for them there. 60 lb stock or 50 lb laser paper is required for the petitions.
1920 Mt. Diablo Blvd.
830 Blossom Hill Rd.
10 E. Hamilton Ave.
249 California St.