November 6, 2018 General Election

CARA Recommendations on Ballot Initiatives

 

 YES ON PROP 1

 

Veterans and Affordable Housing Bond Act of 2018.  Provides $4 billion dollars in state funding for affordable housing projects around the state.

 

YES ON PROP 2

 

No Place Like Home Act of 2018.  Provides funding for housing and services to prevent homelessness.

 

YES ON PROP 3

 

Authorizes state bonds for safe drinking water , groundwater sustainability, etc.

 

YES ON PROP 4

 

Authorizes bonds for construction at hospitals providing children’s health care, especially special needs children.

 

NO ON PROP 5

 

Changes requirements for certain property owners to transfer their property tax base to replacement property.

 

NO ON PROP 6

 

Repeals recently enacted road repair and transportation funding by repealing revenues.

 

NO RECOMMENDATION ON PROP 7

 

Repeals daylight savings time, if allowed by federal law.

 

YES ON PROP 8

 

Authorizes state regulation of kidney dialysis clinics. Limits charges for patient care.

 

YES ON PROP 10

 

Expands local government’s authority to enact rent control on residential property.

 

NO ON PROP 11

 

Requires private sector ambulance employees to remain on call during lunch, work breaks, etc.

 

YES ON PROP 12

 

Establishes new standards for confinement of certain farm animals.

 

Fact sheets describing the proposition and CARA’s rationale for taking the positions that we have can be found here.