Medical Cannabis

Voter Initiative Measure
"Initiative Authorizing Regulated Operation of Medical Marijuana Facilities"

On January 2, 2014, the City of Santa Ana received a voter initiative petition by proponents, Cheyenne Kutil and Dennis Kutil (attached).

As required by law, the City has provided a title and summary and is attached for your information.

The proponents have published the “Notice of Intent to Circulate” and may circulate their petition for signatures. Proponents must submit their petition with required signatures on or before 180 days of receiving the summary and title from the City and must obtain 13,101 qualified signatures for a Special Election (15%) or 8,738 (10%) to qualify for the next General Municipal Election in November, 2014, pursuant to California Election Code § 9214 and 9215 respectively. (The Orange County Registrar of Voter’s Office submitted the last report of registration to the Secretary of State on February 11, 2013 and identified 87,337 registered voters in the City of Santa Ana.) The Petitions are due on or before Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

If you have any questions on the Voter Initiative, please contact the Clerk of the Council Office at 714 647-6520 during regular business hours, Monday thru Thursday and alternating Fridays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.