Chapter 8. Language Accessibility of California Elections Code >> Division 2. >> Chapter 8.
The Secretary of State shall establish a Language
Accessibility Advisory Committee which shall meet no less than four
times each calendar year. The committee shall consist of no less than
fifteen members and be comprised of the Secretary of State and his
or her designee or designees and additional members appointed by the
Secretary of State. The appointees shall have demonstrated language
accessibility experience, have knowledge of presenting election
materials to voters using plain language methods or another method
that is easy for voters to access and understand, or be a county
elections official or his or her designee. At least three county
elections officials shall be appointed to the committee. The
Secretary of State shall consult with and consider the
recommendations of the committee. The committee shall serve in an
advisory capacity to the Secretary of State.