2022 Initiative Petition #3 Certified Ballot Title


 Secretary of State

Elections Division

Contact: irrlistnotifier.sos@oregon.gov | 503-986-1518 | Toll Free 1-866-673-VOTE

Initiative Petition

The Elections Division received a certified ballot title from the Attorney General on September 10, 2020, for Initiative Petition 2022-003, proposed for the November 8, 2022, General Election.

Changes membership of Environmental Quality Commission; four of five required from industries; cannot be removed

Chief Petitioners
Mike Nearman 2570 Greenwood Road S Independence, OR 97351
Elaine Woods 759 SW 175th Place, Beaverton, OR 97006
Tasha Webb 23480 Hall Road, Cheshire, OR 97419

Appeal Period
Any registered voter, who submitted timely written comments on the draft ballot title and is dissatisfied with the certified ballot title issued by the Attorney General, may petition the Oregon Supreme Court to review the ballot title.

If a registered voter petitions the Supreme Court to review the ballot title, the voter must notify the Elections Division by completing and filing form SEL 324 Notice of Ballot Title Challenge. If this notice is not timely filed, the petition to the Supreme Court may be dismissed.

Appeal Due
September 24, 2020

How to Submit Appeal
Refer to Oregon Rules of Appellate Procedure, Rule 11.30 or contact the Oregon Supreme Court for more information at 503.986.5555.

Notice Due
1st business day after appeal filed with Supreme Court, 5 pm

How to Submit Notice
Scan and Email: irrlistnotifier.sos@oregon.gov
Fax: 503.373.7414
Mail: 255 Capitol St NE Ste 501, Salem OR 97310

More information, including the certified ballot title and the Secretary of State's determination that the proposed initiative petition is in compliance with the procedural requirements established in the Oregon Constitution for initiative petitions, is contained under 2022 Initiatives, Referendums and Referrals  available at www.oregonvotes.gov.