Measures & Petitions

Placing a ballot initiative or charter amendment on the ballot can be complicated.

The City Clerk's Office cannot interpret laws or offer legal advice, and we strongly suggest seeking legal counsel to ensure full compliance with California Elections Code and the Charter of the City of Stockton. To get started, below are links to the relevant California Elections Code and Stockton Charter sections:

The information above is meant for informational purposes only.

External Links

California Elections Code Section 9280-9287

California Elections Code Section 9608

This City of Stockton web page last reviewed on --- 5/18/2016