Victory as California supreme court rules that CEQA does not apply to voter initiatives

August 08, 2014 | By TONY FRANCOIS

Yesterday, the California Supreme Court handed down a win for citizen democracy in California, by ruling that local voter initiatives are not subject to review under the California Environmental Quality Act, even when they are adopted directly by a city council or county board of supervisors, as the law allows, rather than being submitted to ̷ ...