Keep the AZ Legislature in check.
At PCDP we have referendums that still require signatures; these petitions cannot be signed online.
Depending on the availability of these petitions, you may be able to circulate them yourself by signing them out from our front desk.
All signatures are due back to the
office by September 16th
Notary available at HQ on Mondays 10-12
If you would like to keep track of all of the initiatives, referenda, constitutional amendments and recall efforts, you can check out the always-updating AZ Secretary of State’s list of filed applications:
The passage of HB2853 in the State Legislature has created a universal school voucher expansion program that is the first of its kind in the United States and the death knell for public education in Arizona. It will subsidize private school education including elite and religious schools, and there are no constraints on who is eligible, with little accountability or transparency. Help refer HB2853 to the ballot in November for voters to make the final decision on whether to repeal it or not.
We’ve had a recent change in our notary schedule. A newsletter post sent on 8/4 said that we would have a notary in the office every Friday from 10am-12pm. That […]
What happened in the legislature As you may already know, HB2853 was signed into law. This universal school voucher expansion program, if it isn’t stopped, will be the first of […]
What is an Initiative?
A process of collecting and verifying signatures that allows citizens to propose a new statute or constitutional amendment
Voters say “Hey we have an idea, let’s vote on THIS.”
What is a Referendum?
A process of collecting and verifying signatures that allows citizens to refer a law that passed the legislature to the ballot for voters to decide whether to uphold or repeal the law; this process is available in 26 states, including Arizona.
Voters say “We’re not sure we like what you just passed Legislature. We want to vote on it!”
What is a Petition?
The physical, legal document used when collecting signatures for initiatives and referenda.
The paper on the clipboard. (Turns into boxes of papers!)
Who is a Circulator?
An individual who gathers signatures for a candidate, ballot initiative, or citizens’ referendum. Qualifications vary depending on the purpose of gathering signatures. Some petitions may require the circulator to “check in/out” when they pick up their materials.
The person holding the clipboard.