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Ballot Simplification Committee - June 2012

About the Ballot Simplification Committee

The Ballot Simplification Committee works in public meetings to prepare a fair and impartial summary of each local ballot measure in simple language. These summaries, or “digests,” are printed in San Francisco’s Voter Information Pamphlet, which is mailed to every registered voter before the election.

 Upcoming Election:  June 5, 2012, Consolidated Presidential Primary Election
 Meeting begin:  Monday, February 27, 2012
 Completion deadline:  Monday, March 12, 2012


Agendas will be posted at least 72 hours prior to the meeting, as mandated by the Sunshine Ordinance. Other meeting materials will be made available as early as possible. Please check often for any updates. More information about the Ballot Simplification Committee (PDF)      

Agendas and meeting notices

Please scroll down for a list of measures to be discussed at the Ballot Simplification Committee meetings and related documents.

Ordinance: Garbage Collection and Disposal 

    Garbage Collection and Disposal-FINAL digest (PDF) 
    Garbage Collection and Disposal-Information provided by proponent, T. Kelly (PDF)
    Garbage Collection and Disposal, Request for Reconsideration, Pilpel (PDF) 
    Garbage Collection and Disposal, Request for Reconsideration, Willis (PDF) 
    Garbage Collection and Disposal, Request for Reconsideration, Kelly (PDF) 
    Garbage Collection and Disposal-Approved Digest (PDF) 
    Garbage Collection and Disposal- Draft Digest (PDF)
    Garbage Collection and Disposal-Title and Summary (PDF) 
    Garbage Collection and Disposal-Legal Text (PDF) 

Declaration of Policy: Coit Tower Policy 

    Coit Tower Policy-FINAL Digest (PDF) 
    Coit Tower Policy-Approved Digest (PDF)    
    Department Analysis-Recreation & Parks (PDF)   
    Department Analysis-Arts Commission (PDF) 
    Coit Tower Policy-Draft Digest (PDF)
    Coit Tower Policy-Title and Summary (PDF) 
    Coit Tower Policy-Legal Text (PDF)  

    "Words You Need to Know" (PDF)
    "Words You Need To Know" from November 2011 (PDF)

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