Meeting the Needs of California’s Diversifying Electorate: An Implementation Toolkit for New Language Access Requirements in State Law

  • AB 918 (Bonta) was passed in 2017. It makes California the nationwide leader in ensuring that no eligible voter experiences a barrier to voting because of his or her language skills. Download our implementation toolkit to learn about the new California language access requirements.

Conditional Voter Registration/Same Day Registration Toolkit 

  • California offers voters the opportunity to register and vote after the registration deadline. Voters can register and vote by visiting their elections office or designated location. This process, called Conditional Voter Registration or Same Day Registration, removes a significant barrier to voting and helps elections officials maintain accurate and up-to-date voter rolls by allowing voters to fix voter registration problems in real time. To help explain this important voter registration opportunity, Future of California Elections created sample messaging and resources.